AMBER SPARKS is the author of The Unfinished World and Other Stories. She is also the author of a short story collection, May We Shed These Human Bodies, and is co-author of a collaborative hybrid novel with Robert Kloss and illustrator Matt Kish. She lives in Washington, DC and is online at www.ambernoellesparks.com and @ambernoelle.
I think he’s one of the least interesting things ever to happen to this country and electing him was the most obvious thing we could do. He’s the most American thing about America and we’re all just so disgusted and ashamed and horrified to realize it. But he’s the natural endpoint. And I don’t necessarily mean Trump, but someone like Trump.