The Dark Legacy Of JK Rowling

Phaylen Fairchild
9 min readJun 11, 2020

I have never read a Harry Potter book or seen the films upon which they were based, but as a young fledgling writer, I was inspired the story of J.K. Rowling, herself. I remember having that fire burning within me to create using the written word and Rowling’s story was a powerful motivator for me. In what might have been ripped from one of her own fairytales, a down-on-her-luck woman trapped in the cycle of poverty scribbled her story…

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Phaylen Fairchild

Actor, Filmmaker, LGBTQ+ & Women’s Rights Activist All work copyright phaylens@gmail.com