Thoreau's Leaves: the Thoreau podcast

Thoreau's Leaves: the Thoreau podcast

By M. Allen Cunningham
Thoreau's Leaves: the Thoreau podcast presents atmospheric excerpts from the journal of Henry David Thoreau. Spanning 25 years and 2 million words, Thoreau's journal was his lifelong exercise in mindfulness. Its pages capture his commitment to a nonconformist life in nature and his evolution as a writer. Join us as we journey through the days with one of America's greatest voices.
Hosted by M. Allen Cunningham. Produced by Atelier26 Books.
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The Harp Articulate
May 16, 17, & 23, 1854 "This earth which is spread out like a map around me is but the lining of my in-most soul exposed." Music: "Ballerina" by Yehezkel Raz; "Your Faces" by LMOP; "As It Will Be" by Jameson Nathan Jones (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist.)
10:32
June 27, 2020
Your Mind Must Not Perspire
July 23, 1851 "Do not tread on the heels of your experience. Be impressed without making a minute of it." Tree Swallow sounds by Martin St-Michel, XC179722. Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/179722. Music: "Ever I Wander" by Jameson Nathan Jones; "Tranquil" by Danny Pinder (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist.)
09:13
June 5, 2020
The Shadow & the Substance
September 7, 1851 "Go in search of the springs of life and you will get exercise enough." American Robin sounds courtesy of Ted Floyd, XC364119. Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/364119. Eastern Whip-poor-will sounds courtesy of Daniel Parker, XC325436. Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/325436. Music: "Fixed" by Swirling Ship; "Lights" by Yehzkel Raz; "A Place Beyond" by SLPSTRM (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
10:22
May 18, 2020
The Burnished Earth
Aug 2 -7, 1854 Henry saunters and rows on the offside of summer, amid burnished surfaces. Footsteps courtesy of soundmary at https://freesound.org/s/194979/ Music: "Cutting Teeth" by Ben Noble; "Drifting" by Lake Union (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist.) 
08:00
May 11, 2020
Even the Flowers Will Come to You
May 10, 1853 Henry hails the arriving summer amid golden gates and terrene temples. American Yellow Warbler sounds by Jim Berry, XC477354. (Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/477354) Music: "Those Nights We Lost" by Emanuele Errante; "Can't Explain" by Ziv Moran (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
06:55
April 29, 2020
At the Right Angle
Dec. 11, 1855  "I have seen an attribute of another world and condition of things."  Music: "Papyrus" by Kyle Preston; "Empyrean" by Michael FK  (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
05:41
April 22, 2020
A Vegetative Force
June 18, 1853 Henry steps out to show his fungus. Music: "Scherzetto" by Ziv Moran; "Puddles" by Stanley Gurvich (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
07:22
April 18, 2020
We Began to Feel Mesmeric Influences
April 16, 1852 Henry and a woodchuck get acquainted. Music: "Daughter" by Ben Noble; "Light Through the Branches" by Ben Winwood (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
06:47
April 13, 2020
Nearer to the Origin of Things
June 11, 1851  Henry goes nocturnal, "to see objects by moonlight as well as sunlight to get a complete notion of them." Eastern Whip-poor-will sounds by Daniel Parker, XC325436 (Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/325436) and by Dylan Pedro, XC239651 (Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/239651). Common Nighthawk sounds by Sunny, XC490771. Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/490771. Connecticut Warbler sounds by Nancy Hetrick, XC252951. Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/252951. Music: "La Stanza di Nelson 2" by Bottega Baltazar; "Hammer and Felt" by Beneath the Mountain (All songs used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
10:23
April 6, 2020
What An Eventful Life
May 22, 1853 Henry saves a kitten -- or the kitten saves itself. Music: "Eventually" by Giants & Pilgrims (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
06:53
April 2, 2020
Like a Pilgrim, Going Nowhither
July 21, 1851  Only some roads are ideal roads. Music: "I'll Understand" by Roza (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
06:14
March 28, 2020
My Heart Leaps Into My Mouth
August 17, 1851  One's path is strewn with flowers. Music: "Nesting" by Evolv; "White Dream" by For Nils  Goldfinch sounds by Martin St-Michel, XC179304. Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/179304.  (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist.)
06:34
March 26, 2020
The Future is Worth Expecting
March 18 & 21, 1853 Set out and see if you can muse again. Bluebird sounds by Richard E. Webster, XC502284. Accessible at www.xeno-canto.org/502284  Music: "Walking in Forests" by Ben Winwood (All music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
05:02
March 23, 2020
Thoreau's Leaves Intro
Spanning 25 years and 2 million words, Henry David Thoreau's journal was his life work. Join us as we journey through the days with one of America's greatest voices, in Thoreau's Leaves. Music: "Nesting" by Evolv (Music used courtesy of the artists through a licensing agreement with Artlist)
01:56
March 23, 2020