Daily Prompt: Moment of Clarity

“Tell us about a time you’d been trying to solve a knotty problem — maybe it was an interpersonal problem, a life problem, a big ol’ problem — and you had a moment of clarity when the solution appeared to you, as though you were struck by lightening.” –The Daily Post

This happened to me during my junior year of high school when I was having a really hard time in my Algebra II Honors class. I remember feeling so lost with the ridiculously fast paced curriculum so I would go to extra help once in awhile in an attempt to clarify some of my questions. Rarely did it help. But then one day, I asked a question and my teacher’s answer made everything make sense! It was the best feeling in the world. Too bad it was at the end of the year…

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