Overwhelming Oddness

Here’s a short story I wrote for a tenth grade English class assignment. Before you read it, I want to mention a few things:

  1. Back then, everything I knew about quantum mechanics came from second-hand reports of friends who had seen The Elegant Universe.
  2. I had just finished reading Breakfast of Champions when I wrote this.
  3. There’s a painfully obvious reference to a Matthew Arnold poem in hereā€“can you find it?

Click here to read the story!