The Writer's Almanac

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

Recent Episodes

Oct. 31, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"When I Was Seven"

by Liane Ellison Norman,

and the literary and historical notes for Friday, October 31, 2014.

Oct. 30, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"People Who Eat in Coffee Shops"

by Edward Field,

and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, October 30, 2014.