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Visiting Mountains by Ted Kooser | Thursday, May 19, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

May 19th, 2016

Episode 589 of 784 episodes

The plains ignore us, but these mountains listen, an audience of thousands holding its breath in each rock. Climbing, we pick our way over the skulls of small talk. On the prairies below us, the grass leans this way and that in discussion; words fly away like corn shucks over the fields. Here, lost in... Read more »

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