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Home is not a place.

It is no wonder that people rarely leave home for good. I myself have come and gone throughout the years. There have been moments where I have entertained the idea of living where I grew up but mostly I’ve always felt that pull to leave, no matter how many times I have returned.

Fresh Start

In exactly 50 days, I will leave home. My safe space. My comfort. All that is familiar to me. I will take a flight from Cleveland, Ohio to Honolulu, Hawaii. I’ll pack things I think I can’t part with, only to discard them later. I’ll leave things behind…