Growing up, my favorite author was, and still primarily is, Patrick McManus. In a word, he is a genius. He puts into words what every outdoorsman has experienced, and his humorous retelling of hunting, fishing, camping and general rural hijinks is a joy to read. Anyone who has grown up in the country, or spent any amount of time off the concrete can truly relate to his stories.
So, tonight as I was re-reading "The Bear in the Attic", I came across a story that I had totally forgotten about, but upon reading it again, I can't help but relate it to myself and my years of neglecting my feet, and my recent commitment to get back out there and educate them again.
Read it here: "Dumb Feet"