Henry David Thoreau Is Your Secret Santa

Thoreau  Henry David Thoreau would appear to be no fan of Christmas.  The author of Walden famously said, after all, “…simplify, simplify” and “All good things are wild and free.”

Doesn’t sound like a blueprint for an orgy of gifts and parties, does it?

Yet Thoreau holds a key to the holiday season.  And beyond. Continue reading