The Writer's Almanac

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

Recent Episodes

Oct. 23, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"I Love All Beauteous Things"

by Robert Bridges,

and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, October 23, 2014.

Oct. 21, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"I Think Constantly of Those Who Were Truly Great"

by Michael Blumenthal,

and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, October 21, 2014.

Oct. 20, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"My Life Before I Knew It"

by Lawrence Raab,

and the literary and historical notes for Monday, October 20, 2014.