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Jul 13, 2009 - Up in Smoke

‘What a long strange trip it’s been!’ - Monday, July 13 When Asheville, N.C. author Thomas Wolfe wrote his first novel in 1929 he titled it Look Homeward Angel. Eleven years later he thought better of it and he wrote You Can’t Go Home Again. Had he lived long enough he might have made it a trilogy and titled his third book, You Can Go Home Again - but Be Careful What You Wish For!. That cuts right to the chase - and it’s good advice for anyone who romanticizes their past. Today I closed the loop, returning to two places where I started my...

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