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You Can’t Go Home Again/Home Is Where The Heart Is:

On Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay

Reflections and observations on what it’s like to be one of the few who leave your small hometown.

I was the first in my family to go to college. This was no easy feat. I remember being in my senior year of high school and just not having a thought about what would happen after. Because no one in my family talked about or asked about or assumed college was a thing I might do. I was smart, all A’s, lots of extracurricular activities, the whole package. But, just, working class…




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Jenny Justice

Jenny Justice

Poet | Mom | Sociologist | Author | Brings Poetry to life with empathy, connection, joy, justice, and feeling. Poetry Fangirl ❤POM Poet❤

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