"To go to my grandma's house because she lived on a farm. She had goats and chickens and pigs. I milked the cows."

"I went to camp in Burnet, Texas. It's really small, with no electricity. You wear bug spray from the minute you wake up until you go to bed."

"It was playing football. But nobody wanted to play in my neighborhood. They all wanted to play baseball."

"Nothing was more fun than a mud pile. I was usually trying to re-create a scene from the movie Predator, but judging by the response I got from little girls, I might have looked more like Swamp Thing."

"I never went on summer vacations. We were poor! I did go to church camp. I loved meeting boys there because I wasn't allowed any contact with boys!"

  • Contributors:
  • CONTRIBUTORS Ivory Jeff Clinton,
  • with Paul Chi,
  • Rennie Dyball,
  • Charlotte Triggs,
  • Michelle Ward.