Extend the Conversation: What Are Your Keepsakes of Friendship?

Marla Elsea
Sep 10, 2021

Our summer 2021 issue of Forum, which is devoted to the theme of friendship, includes an essay by Stephanie Powell Watts which mentions a stuffed zebra she got from a friend long ago, a keepsake she continues to treasure. If you missed her essay, you can read it here.

What are the physical treasures you keep to remind you of a friendship? It might be an old record album you once enjoyed with friends, a pan or coffee pot passed between roommates, a piece of jewelry made at summer camp.

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