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The Writer’s Almanac for December 12, 2014

December 12th, 2014

Episode 52 of 781 episodes

It’s easy to love a deer But try to care about bugs and scrawny trees Love the puddle of lukewarm water From last week’s rain. Leave the mountains alone for now. Also the clear lakes surrounded by pines. People are lined up to admire them. Get close to the things that slide away in the... Read more »

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