In 2008 the Philadelphia Phillies won the World Series. It is the greatest sports moment of my life. Kalas' call of the Phillies winning World Series
I grew up in Ireland. This video, Irish People Watch Baseball For The First Time, describes a bit what it was like for me to adjust to living in America.
This quote from writer Annie Dillard is a great explanation of why I love writing so much: "At its best, the sensation of writing is that of any unmerited grace. It is handed to you, but only if you look for it. You search, you break your heart, your back, your brain, and then only then it is handed to you."