My Hometown

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Rome Apple

How I Learned to Stop Worrying About How to Say Where I’m From

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My Hometown: Å

Living by a Remarkably Unremarkable Tourist Attraction

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My Hometown: Dix Hills, New York

Dix Hills is stupidly lovable. You just have to learn how to forgive it.

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My Hometown: Kapsio, Kenya

We knew each night, at 2 AM, a huge snake with a large diamond around its neck—that served as lantern—would come to wash in the river, that it would place the diamond on the bank when it did, and that this was the best time to grab it and run.

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Church Bells

My Hometown – West Chester, PA

My Hometown: Duluth, Minnesota

The second I left, being from Minnesota became one of the most salient facts about me.

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Hometown: White River and Verulam, South Africa

I blended in, until I shaved my hair and dyed it pink.