Tim Vogel is at odds with the Heartland
And he is flying away from the tragedy that has befallen his family, away from the tradition of farming that has never stirred his soul. Traveling from county to county, state to state as he dusted crops, Tim convinced himself that he had begun a new life.
In Manitou, Wisconsin, Tim falls in love with a woman who struggles hard for herself and her infant son. But Cricket Erling knows you cannot build a future by living in the past. Is Tim truly free to love? Are the traditions of the Heartland--farming, family and faith--ones that he can live by?