Want to hear a sad story? Today I reread my response to a simple short-answer question on the Supplemental portion of a College Application I’ve already sent in. “Name your favorite books/authors/movies/music.” I began with: Into the Wild by Jack Kerouac. Jack Kerouac. JACK KEROUAC. JACK KEROUAC. “Oh this is unacceptable! This girl doesn’t even know who wrote...