How Beloved Writer, Thoreau, Carved His Words Into the American Psyche

- with wooden pencils

PHOTO: THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM, MA 6069. PHOTOGRAPHY BY GRAHAM S. HABER, 2010

Thoreau and Walden Pond

You’ve probably heard of Henry David Thoreau and his experiment at Walden Pond. You may remember a classroom teacher telling you about a man who went off to live by himself in the woods and wrote about his experience.

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Melissa Gouty

Melissa Gouty

Writer, teacher, speaker, and observer of human nature. Content for HVAC & Plumbing Businesses. Author of The Magic of Ordinary. LiteratureLust and GardenGlory.