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Kooser called from Nebraska to say he'd found... by Jim Harrison | Friday, March 04, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

March 4th, 2016

Episode 513 of 783 episodes

Kooser called from Nebraska to say he’d found a large cinder on a long walk along abandoned country railroad tracks, a remnant of steam trains, the cinder similar to those our fathers shoveled from coal furnaces in the early winter mornings before stoking the fire. In your dark bedroom you’d hear the scrape of the... Read more »

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