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He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother

This is a true story about how sometimes we can do things in a moment of crisis that would ordinarily be beyond our capabilities. It took place in the early eighties, during the two year period of my life after the big tree had chased me up the mountain and broke my leg. If you missed that story, you can read it by clicking here —-> The “Old Man” and The Tree. Read the rest of this entry »

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The “Old Man” and the Tree

High-lead logging in the northwest is an extremely hard way to make a living, and most of the men who did it back when I did were young–in the eighteen to twenty-five range. An out-of-shape old man was not expected to survive long at the job. Read the rest of this entry »

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The “Old Man” and the Tree

High-lead logging in the northwest is an extremely hard way to make a living, and most of the men who did it back when I did were young–in the eighteen to twenty-five range. An out-of-shape old man was not expected to survive long at the job. Read the rest of this entry »

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