4 Writers On What Makes Them Feel Most Like Themselves
Four writers who helped us explore how to find your purpose talk about what makes them feel most like themselves.
Uwem Akpan
Uwem Akpan
Jesuit priest and author of the Oprah's latest book club pick Say You're One of Them (Little, Brown).

I act most like myself... when I'm with my friends.

I feel most like myself... when I'm in Ikot Akpan Eda, Nigeria, the village where I was born. See an interactive map of Africa

I feel least like myself... when I'm angry.

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