The Writer's Almanac

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

Recent Episodes

Mar. 29, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"I Didn't Go to Church Today"

by Ogden Nash,

and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, March 29, 2014.

Mar. 28, 2014: The Writer's Almanac

Poem:
"Why I Love Swimming Pools"

by Faith Shearin,

and the literary and historical notes for Friday, March 28, 2014.