Michael Perry is a favorite author / songwriter / performer of mine. Mikey's blog sneezingcow.com is a source of inspiration, chuckles, and the latest news of import in his rural world.
Today's post is....moving. Perhaps, not the exact right word, but close. I am in awe of the strength of those friends and how they are dealing with all this. They are salt of the earth, strong, strong folks. And I admire them for that.
It took me only minutes to decide to buy some books and pumpkin seed oil from their hay river farm. I don't know what I'd do if placed in their shoes.