Novelist Josephine Hemphrey writes that Charleston is not just her hometown, it’s her way of life. This article gives a unique perspective on living in Charleston.
“You’d think that a lifetime spent in one town would lead eventually to understanding or at least to boredom (if those two things are not the same). That has not happened. I can still be surprised, for instance, by coincidences, by abrupt outcroppings of irony or by the way history bubbles up in one form or another”, states Josephine.
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