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The Writer’s Almanac for April 17, 2015

April 17th, 2015

Episode 182 of 786 episodes

I am struck by the otherness of things rather than their same- ness. The way a tiny pile of snow perches in the crook of a branch in the tall pine, away by itself, high enough not to be noticed by people, out of reach of stray dogs. It leans against the scaly pine bark,... Read more »

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