Question: What inspired you to write BOY21?

Answer: BOY21 Inspiration Essay #1

Growing up, whenever I inquired about my heritage, mygrandfather would say, "You're American."            "Butwhere did our ancestors come from?" I'd ask.            "You'reAmerican."            WhenI pestered him, he'd say, "You don't want to know. We descended from horsethieves. Leave it at that."            "Horsethieves?"            "You'reAmerican."
            Sometimes the old man would talkabout growing up...
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