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Home is people and food

Updated: Nov 17, 2018

My nationality, represented through my culture, values, traditions, food, humor, characteristics; my gender..


Home is Hommos. Home is Tabbouleh. Home is the feeling of comfort and peace. It does not necessarily need to be a tangible, physical space, but a space where I can be the ultimate, real form of myself. It is where I am surrounded by people that love and care for me. It is where I can share both happiness and sadness with those who I know will support me regardless. It is wherever my family is at. This could be in California, or in Lebanon: Both places mean yummy Arabic food, jokes, music, and feeling like the truest form of myself.

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