Featured Poem: The Summer Rain by Henry David Thoreau

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Today marks the first official day of summer and unsurprisingly, it’s raining cats and dogs. Thoreau’s The Summer Rain seems a most fitting poem for the occasion.

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Featured Poem: Conscience by Henry David Thoreau

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This week marks the anniversary of David Henry Thoreau’s death in 1862, and with the ripples of last week’s Junior Doctors Strike still settling, it seems the perfect opportunity to dip into the great American poet’s thoughts on civil disobedience.

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