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The Writer's Almanac with Garrison KeillorThe Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

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The Writer’s Almanac for January 1, 2015

January 1st, 2015

Episode 72 of 784 episodes

We are waiting for snow the way we might wait for a train to arrive with its cold cargo— it is late already, but surely it will come. We are waiting for snow the way we might wait for permission to breathe again. For only the snow will release us, only the snow will be... Read more »

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