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His work has been included in the Best American Travel Writing, and selected as 'Notable' in the Best American Essays and Best American Sports Writing. He lives in Minneapolis. 1,900 words. Edited by Ed Lake. Syndicate this Essay. Aeon for Friends Find out more One day in the early 1980s, I was flipping through the TV channels, when I stopped at a news report. The announcer was grey-haired.
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AMY LEE SCOTT received an mfa from the University of Iowa’s Nonfiction Writing Program. Her essays have appeared in various literary magazines, as well as on the Notable lists for The Best American Essays 2009 and 2013, and The Best American Travel Writing 2013.She lives in Dearborn, Michigan, where she is working on a collection of essays about loss, memory, and adoption.