I grew up with a father who had come over on the boat from Scotland. We moved around a lot. My parents convinced me that every move presented an opportunity to meet new and different people.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring /​Summer
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading A life’s recounting in the subject’s own words
I grew up on what had been an old apple orchard, and fall meant turning the crank of our oak-​and-​iron cider press. It meant picking up apples from the grass and quickly unhanding those whose undersides had rotted and were crawling with yellowjackets. After a strong rain, it meant the inevitable loss of…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading What is fall?
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