Rice is an Appalachian man who spent his whole life working as a timber cutter. He never traveled far from home. He speaks about his life with deep honesty and grace.
I am considering a move to a rural area so for me this is a much needed reminder of how country life, simplicity and poverty can enrich the soul.
“Being intelligent is one thing. Being schooled is another.”
“What you consider horrible for me may be just day-to-day.”