When Do You Become A Transylvanian?
The Journey Inward
Last updated 11/5/2020 at 10:08am
Arriving in Brevard 15 years ago, I was eager to fulfill one of my dreams by setting up a private practice counseling center here in the mountains. I was ecstatic about being here. But early on and for some time afterward I did not yet belong. There was a sense that I was part of an outer circle. The inner circle consisted of folks who were native to the area, the traditional families.
Certain family names kept popping up; I sensed these families went back generations. And I did not delve into the history of the area other than picking up anecdotes.
Recently I read “To Stand on Solid...