November 15, 200950 min read, 9906 words
Published: November 15, 2009 | 50 min read, 9906 words
Growing up, Michelle Hagen lived near a large factory in Cincinnati that produced what she and her sisters called The Smell. The aroma was dynamic and unpredictable, almost like a living thing. On some hot summer days, it was thick and sweet, and when it drifted over Hagen’s neig...