Bio for publicity:
Corinne H. Smith is a
writer and a poet who has worked as a librarian for more than 30 years. Along
the way, she earned a degree in outdoor teacher education. She is the
author of Westward I Go Free: Tracing Thoreau's Last Journey, the first
book to follow Henry Thoreau's 1861 trip from Massachusetts to Minnesota; and a biography
and activity book for
middle-schoolers, Henry David Thoreau for Kids: His Life and Ideas, With
21 Activities. She lives in north central Massachusetts. She works at
The Shop at Walden Pond. She
also serves as an interpreter and blog writer for Thoreau Farm: The
Birthplace of Henry David Thoreau in Concord.
Corinne enjoying the sanctuary of her backyard tent,
sometime in the 1960s.