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a song with no end by Charles Bukowski | Thursday, June 04, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 4th, 2015

Episode 235 of 786 episodes

when Whitman wrote, “I sing the body electric” I know what he meant I know what he wanted: to be completely alive every moment in spite of the inevitable. we can’t cheat death but we can make it work so hard that when it does take us it will have known a victory just as... Read more »

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