The Place Where I Come From
by Laura J. N. Dawson
Milton, Delaware - a town at the Southern tip of the Delmarva Peninsula - is very flat, very sandy, and very small. "The Place Where I Come From" portrays the lives of small-town inhabitants just before the Internet became prevalent, in the 1970s and 1980s.
Influenced by Sherwood Anderson's "Winesburg Ohio" and by the stories of Shirley Jackson, "The Place Where I Come From" is a precise depictio