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At the Edge of a Time Zone by Jane Hoogestraat | Sunday, August 02, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

Not the midnight sun exactly, or endless summer, just that extra hour holding steady, western horizon stable, as though shadows won’t lengthen when in August you can outrun the night or feel as though you do, latitude in your favor, North of Sioux City, the sky widens into South Dakota, turn west and you will... Read more »