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The Writer’s Almanac for January 10, 2015

January 10th, 2015

Episode 81 of 750 episodes

I remember our breath in the icy air and how the northern lights gathered in a haze at the horizon, spread up past the water tower then vanished into the dark. I remember that January night in North Dakota: We left the dance, the hoods of our dads’ air force parkas zipped tight, our bare... Read more »

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