It was in this small town that I forged a passion for our Earth - a wild desire to devote my life to protecting its depth and width.
I grew up in a town of only 35 other people. It was small and I always felt cramped by the closeness - and often resented the people around me for loving how tight it felt. I always saw my hometown as suffocating and limiting. I knew that dreams lived and died in towns like this one and was destined to leave before Small Town USA squandered my fiery ambition.Read More