Identity Is Playing A Shell Game With Yourself

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Of course, you’re really country.”

I blinked. How did anything about me convey “country” to my friend? I grew up in a metropolis nearly as populous as the entire state I live in now. Up here, drive an hour in any direction and you’re in a rural area. Back home, drive an hour and you haven’t yet left the city.

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Sophia Burns

Sophia Burns

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Paganism, Buddhism, Classics, philosophy, LGBTQ culture, and the art of living well. Former activist; I don’t trust culture war. http://patreon.com/sophiaburns