Articles tagged with: home

[10 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]

“I have never really left Pennsylvania, that is where the self I value is stored, however infrequently I check on its condition.” So says the late John Updike, famous writer who spent his adult life on the east coast but here claims that he left his best self back where he grew up. There’s a lot to ponder in this one sentence. I’ll just fly by a bit of it.
He is talking, among other things, about home. Home is not primarily a place—otherwise those of us who had many different …