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Photographs and Memories

When I walked out of my acupuncturist’s office on Friday afternoon the sun called me to Walden. But soon the blue backdrop behind it faded into mauve, long strands of cotton wool stretched across the sky. 659 more words

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Chasing the loon (Walden 155)

“This was his looning — perhaps the wildest sound that is ever heard here, making the woods ring far and wide.” — Henry David Thoreau, “Brute Neighbors,” … 498 more words


The Solitude Challenge: Living Deliberately

“I think that I cannot preserve my health and spirits, unless I spend four hours a day at least — and it is commonly more than that — sauntering through the woods and over the hills and fields, absolutely free from all worldly engagements.” ~Henry David Thoreau…

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Walden...A Place Where The Earth Opens To Swallow Up The Sky

I always feel quiet when I come here

And perhaps it is because I am quiet…

… that everything inside me quietens

Like for once the mind stops……..pauses to breathe… 28 more words

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Police: L.I. Superintendent Charged With Stealing From Apartments Where He Works

EAST MORICHES, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A superintendent at a Long Island senior community was behind bars Friday night, after admitting to a month-long burglary spree that featured him using his master key to gain entry. 471 more words


Senior home superintendent accused of burglarizing residents

EAST MORICHES, Long Island (PIX11) – The superintendent of a Long Island senior home is accused of breaking into the homes of his tenants and neighbors and stealing from them, police said. 133 more words


Winter Solstice Walk,Sunday, December 21, 2014, 11am-12pm

Come and celebrate the time of year when days are shortest, and nights are longest, heralding increasing hours of daylight. Meet a park interpreter at the Thoreau house replica, near the parking lot, for an inspirational walk around Walden Pond and beat the winter blues. 19 more words

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