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Share Your World – 2015 Week #4

Where did you live at age five? Is it the same place or town you live now?

I lived in a very old house in Queens, New York, when I was five. 266 more words


J. Cole Uses Home from Childhood to Give Back to Community

Hip-Hop artist J. Cole has been making waves with his latest album that dropped last month, Forrest Hill Drive. Now he is making noise for a different kind of reason Forrest Hill Drive is the street of his childhood home that he,his mom,and his brother moved into when Cole was young. 40 more words


Notes on my recently rediscovered (and recently shredded) college-era checks

By Matthew E. Milliken
Jan. 6, 2015

I’ve spent most of the past two weeks visiting the house outside of New York City where I grew up. 1,900 more words


Book Review: Barefoot Years, by Martin Edmond (2014)

Edmond’s writing transports me to a dream-world, where things are viewed as if through a filter – colors are more vivid yet muted – and almost anything can happen. 559 more words

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New on 500px : The house where I grew up ... by jenkahas2dogs by jenkahas2dogs

Laurel Cottage, a thatched cottage in Porlock Village, is believed to be 18th century or earlier in origin. It is set back from the street behind Doverhay car park and opposite what used to be the old smithy (I spent hours watching horses being shod .. 65 more words

Goodbye Childhood Home

When I recently was home for Thanksgiving, I said goodbye to my childhood home.  I remember moving into our house when I was 8 years old – leaving the house we were in at that time seemed traumatic.   733 more words

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