Sorting Woes: A Step-by-Step Guide to Embracing Your Ilvermorny House

(Image Credit: Pottermore)

(Image Credit: Pottermore)

Like the rest of the Harry Potter generation, I spent my 11th birthday hoping for a Hogwarts letter that never came. I contented myself with the fact that Hogwarts is in the United Kingdom and I’m not, so maybe I was just too far away for them. But now, J.K. Rowling has ruined my life by releasing Pottermore information on a North American school.

Regardless of how upset I am (hint: very) that I didn’t get to go to a wizarding school for middle and high school, I am determined to embrace Ilvermorny just like eight-year-old me first embraced Hogwarts. But so far, it’s been hard to do that.

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JK Rowling (Image Credit: Pottermore)

5 Reasons Why We’re Pumped About the New ‘Harry Potter’ Short Story

JK Rowling (Image Credit: Pottermore)

JK Rowling (Image Credit: Pottermore)

If you haven’t heard by now, J.K. Rowling has posted a short story on pottermore.com and front and center are the beloved and deeply missed characters of the Harry Potter Series. The story comes following a series of stories written about the Quidditch World Cup Finals, a fun echo of the real life World Cup. We at the Daily Quirk are totally flipping out. Check out the 5 reasons why we’re so pumped! Continue reading