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Ordinary Life by Barbara Crooker | Monday, March 21, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

March 21st, 2016

Episode 530 of 781 episodes

This was a day when nothing happened, the children went off to school remembering their books, lunches, gloves. All morning, the baby and I built block stacks in the squares of light on the floor. And lunch blended into naptime, I cleaned out kitchen cupboards, one of those jobs that never gets done, then sat... Read more »

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