Perhaps in this I am not alone: I owe it to my mother that I am and always have been a country boy. I have always been the most complete me when I was plugged into nature. And then, I must have come with the tendency from the cradle, since she reminds me how, before I could walk, I resisted coming back inside, once I was under the sky in the outdoors. I had no male influences to guide me towards a lifetime of tree-hugging …

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