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Angel in the Pond

I returned to Walden today. Sunny. The air cooler than I remembered. It had been over a week since I had been here.
Life overtaken. 114 more words

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My Visit to Walden Pond

Ever since I was introduced to American writer Henry David Thoreau in junior year of high school, Walden Pond has always held a special place in my imagination.   1,023 more words


A Literary Tour of Boston

Boston is a comparatively small city, with less than 700,000 residents at the time of the 2012 census (versus New York City’s 8.3M residents and LA’s 3.9M).   1,136 more words


Refreshing Walden

I was not expecting Walden to be closed. Hot, sunny, a Friday in early September.

The swim buoys and ropes had been pulled so quickly after Labor Day it felt like Walden had once more been handed back to the population of regulars who swim from anytime after February (not me, but I do know some hardy folk who do) to December. 257 more words

Walden Pond

Walden to Wachusett, Saturday, September 13 2014

Meditative Walk 7-8:30am,
Thoreau Living History 8:30-10am,
Spiders! Interactive Program for Kids 10-11am

Join in a celebration of Henry David Thoreau’s favorite places! This special series of events is offered together with… 115 more words


Holding On

I grip the water as I would a window ledge
Until it crumbles into droplets under my fingers
Suddenly I am touching her skin again… 95 more words

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Ideas Swirling About In My Head

  • Yesterday we came home from a week in Maine.  Family camp is responsible for an outsized number of really great experiences even though we only go there once a year for a week.  
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