Most unfortunate that such schools as these are just about all in california/far west it seems.
"When it becomes evident and apparent that the aspired ability or craft you desperately wanted more than anything else is out of your reach and unachievable while others achieve it as if magically, death and suicide are your dearest companions" - Abel and the talking tree of witherbee hollow
“We dream to give ourselves hope. To stop dreaming - well, that’s like saying you can never change your fate.”
― Amy Tan, The Hundred Secret Senses