|Henry David Thoreau|
I've loved Thoreau since high school. I'm not sure which English teacher (Gill, Stahler, Butler?) introduced me to his writings, but I've always been partial to his theme of nonconformity. And when someone can write an essay that keeps me focused on every word from beginning to end, well . . . .
|My copy of Civil Disobedience and Other Essays|
|Rick Dale at Thoreau's grave 2011 (photo by Crystal Bond)|
I won't bore you with yet another rehash of a Thoreau quote. Grab your copy of Walden or Civil Disobedience and remind yourself of Thoreau's genius.