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Stories in Nana's Old Skates

Ignore the dust.
Ignore the missing letter in her name.
Ignore the worn toe, and stained white.
Ignore the outdated prints.
Ignore the homemade pom pom, if you must.

But, no writer can ignore the story of these skates. There is a story in the years of dust, the name, every fall and scrape, the history of the time, the maker of the craft. Here, there is a story that cannot be ignored.


Where are your stories?

~ Alyson

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