A Key Ring Returns Me Home
By chance, I’d taken up her keys, the keys of my childhood.
This is my mom’s keychain
Genuine Original Jean Ring
Genuine Original Jean Ringfeatured on television sets
letters of goodnessnever really took off(supposedly!) by Willie Nelson
Katie Okamoto's writing has appeared in Catapult, The Atlantic, Eater, TASTE, Metropolis, and BuzzFeed Reader, among other places. She participated in the 2020 Tin House Summer Workshop for non-fiction and memoir and is at work on a book. Formerly, Katie was the senior editor at Metropolis, the architecture and design magazine, in New York City. Find them at katieokamoto.com.
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