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I’m Not From Here

An aimless wanderer finally finds a home

Originally published in New Jersey Monthly Magazine

Along the shores of Tuscany grow wild, salty shrubs that early sailors claimed to be able to smell long before they could actually see land. It was this distant aroma that alerted them that home was near.

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David Todd McCarty

Writer, Director, and Journalist with an interest in politics, culture, media, psychology, and garden gnomes. Top Writer in Culture, Politics, History, Science.