National Simplicity Day

Mass Appeal

Today is National Simplicity Day, which is a fancy way of saying that it’s it’s Henry David Thoreau’s birthday. Randall Knoper, chair of the department of English at UMass Amherst, helped us harness the teachings of his most well-known work, “Walden,” and apply it to our lives today.

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