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 as a
library assistant at Stevens Memorial Library in Ashburnham. 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.