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Living a Week Alone by Robert Bly | Saturday, June 27, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 27th, 2015

Episode 258 of 780 episodes

After writing for a week alone in my old shack, I guide the car through Ortonville around midnight. The policeman talks intently in his swivel chair. The light from above shines on his bald head. Soon the car picks up speed again beside the quarries. The moonspot on the steel tracks moves so fast! Thirty... Read more »

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