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The Writer’s Almanac for February 2, 2015

February 2nd, 2015

Episode 104 of 749 episodes

If you stripped a dog of its social eagerness, gave it a loping indifference to human presence and starved it, you’d have a coyote, stalking like a shadow among the garbage cans at the top of Pearl Street, near the Fine Arts Work Center. We’re heading back to our car through a fine mist, the... Read more »

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