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

American Public Media

Arts, Literature, Education, Society & Culture, History

Chart Positions

Literature 14
Arts 67

A poem each day, plus literary and historical notes from this day in history


The Writer’s Almanac for January 6, 2015

January 6th, 2015

Episode 77 of 749 episodes

It was back when we used to listen to stories, our minds developing pictures as we were taken into the elsewhere of our experience or to the forbidden or under the sea. Television was wrestling, Milton Berle, Believe It Or Not. We knelt before it like natives in front of something sent by parachute, but... Read more »

Featured Podcast