Category Archives: Walden the Book
It’s been dew, dew, dew, yet I’ve hardly given its “influence” a thought. Continue reading
A quiet woodsy morning evolves into a wake-up call. Continue reading
Simplify! Go live in a hut and be joyous! Continue reading
Day #2 of the journey. Well, the sun has set on Elul the first — and the clock says it’s past midnight and therefore Monday — so here’s a short one. In the coming year I’ll try to catch myself … Continue reading
Thursday, June 28, 2012 7:30-9:00 PM Kerem Shalom, Concord, MA http://www.keremshalom.org Do you agree that “there’s nothing new under the sun”? In Walden, Thoreau “went to the woods to front only the essential facts of life.” Thousands of years earlier, … Continue reading
From “The Ponds” chapter of Walden (1854), in which Thoreau describes the water of Walden Pond when there’s no wind and the surface is like glass, or a mirror: Not a fish can leap or an insect fall on the pond … Continue reading
Upcoming event: Sunday, April 29, 2012, 3:00 PM at First Parish in Concord, MA.