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Detroit Pheasant by Michael Lauchlan | Saturday, April 25, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

April 25th, 2015

Episode 195 of 785 episodes

From a window, the boss calls to us where we load his truck with bricks. “Turn around fellas—look.” A pheasant wades through the brown grass across the street, vanishing and emerging from the tangle. A shed leans near a phone pole. Bumpers glint from the weeds. Blocks from the old foundation angle through the earth.... Read more »

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