The Writer's Almanac

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

Recent Episodes

Jan. 29, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"A Hundred Years from Now"

by David Shumate,

and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, January 29, 2014.

Jan. 25, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"A Story Can Change Your Life"

by Peter Everwine,

and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, January 25, 2014.