The Writer's Almanac

Each day, Garrison Keillor reads a poem and relates stories of significant events touching literary history.

Recent Episodes

Nov. 24, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"A woman addresses her body"

by Moyra Donaldson,

and the literary and historical notes for Monday, November 24, 2014.

Nov. 22, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"The Knight's Tomb"

by Samuel Taylor Coleridge,

and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, November 22, 2014.

Nov. 21, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"The Shoulders of Women"

by Jeffrey Harrison,

and the literary and historical notes for Friday, November 21, 2014.