My name is Jacob. I have always had a natural passion for literature, both enjoying it and creating it. As early as junior high, I was participating in state-level creative writing competitions and composing poetic works that would be printed in statewide library publications. During this time I was also regularly competing in the Public Speaking Competition in 4-H, also going to state. I have continued this passion through my high school and college career, and am currently working on a"