I receive an email from Drew Davies formally inviting me to intern at Oxide; it is a bit like receiving an invite to Hogwarts, I imagine. I have been a fan of Oxide’s work long before I had ever heard the name. This is my one opportunity to learn design magic from some of the best the Heartland has to offer. My internship requires 80 hours of work, and I arrange two straight weeks to work with the team. This…