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And Now it’s October by Barbara Crooker | Sunday, October 04, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

October 4th, 2015

Episode 358 of 787 episodes

the golden hour of the clock of the year. Everything that can run to fruit has already done so: round apples, oval plums, bottom-heavy pears, black walnuts and hickory nuts annealed in their shells, the woodchuck with his overcoat of fat. Flowers that were once bright as a box of crayons are now seed heads... Read more »

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