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My Life Was the Size of My Life by Jane Hirshfield | Friday, November 06, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

November 6th, 2015

Episode 391 of 785 episodes

My life was the size of my life. Its rooms were room-sized, its soul was the size of a soul. In its background, mitochondria hummed, above it sun, clouds, snow, the transit of stars and planets. It rode elevators, bullet trains, various airplanes, a donkey. It wore socks, shirts, its own ears and nose. It... Read more »

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