Waking this morning I felt a giddiness reminiscent of my childhood when I'd charge out of bed on Christmas day. Never before have I been so excited to vote and so anxious for our country's future.
What an incredible privilege to exact change that has been sought for eight long years. As a writer, I understand the power of the pen. But today I truly hope that my one little dark circle leads to tremendous change for the better, for my family, my nation and this precious planet that for too long has been spinning out of control.