I read it also and it's quite inspiring, especially the latter part.
lucky you. I wanted to visit MOTHER, but couldn't swing it for this year.
Allen's been on the interview circuit for his book. I heard a pretty good interview on WNYC. The podcast is here:
I am jealous,, LOL at MOTHER and hanging with Will Allen.. what a way to spend a Saturday!!!
I have talked to Will and have been following his efforts for a few years now,,, A visit to his operation and others in the area is on the wish list!!