Elizabeth Clausen is a 20-year-old English Literature and Creative Writing junior studying at Louisiana State University. The Lake Charles, Louisiana native currently works as a journalist writing feature stories for the LSU Honors College website. A member of Phi Beta Kappa, her articles have also appeared on the LSU homepage, in the American Press, and in The Daily Reveille. Upon graduation, she plans to pursue either a Ph.D. or an MFA and hopefully fulfill her dreams of becoming an author. This is her first published work of fiction.