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Episodes

  • Aug. 21, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Lower Chesapeake Bay" by Maxine Kumin, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, August 21, 214.
  • Aug. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 20, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "First Song" by Joseph Stroud, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, August 2, 214.
  • Aug. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 19, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Country of Trees" by Mary Oliver, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, August 1, 214.
  • Aug. 18, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 18, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Cabbages of Chekhov" by Robert Bly, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, August 18, 214.
  • Aug. 17, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 17, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Directions" by Joseph Stroud, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, August 17, 214.
  • Aug. 16, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 16, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "At Home" by Joshua Mehigan, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, August 16, 214.
  • Aug. 15, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 15, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Absolute September" by Mary Jo Salter, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, August 15, 214.
  • Aug. 14, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 14, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Postscript" by Seamus Heaney, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, August 14, 214.
  • Aug. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 13, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "At the Tea Garden" by Margaret Hasse, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, August 1, 214.
  • Aug. 12, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 12, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Fifties" by Barbara Crooker, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, August 12, 214.
  • Aug. 11, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 11, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Failing and Flying" by Jack Gilbert, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, August 11, 214.
  • Aug. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 10, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "the spill" by Charles Bukowski, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, August 1, 214.
  • Aug. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 9, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Fly" by William Blake, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, August , 214.
  • Aug. 8, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 8, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Boarder" by Lewis Simpson, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, August 8, 214.
  • Aug. 7, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 7, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "A Caterpillar on the Desk" by Robert Bly, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, August 7, 214.
  • Aug. 6, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 6, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Coffee Cup" by Donald Hall, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, August 6, 214.
  • Aug. 5, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 5, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Summer's Elegy" by Howard Nemerov, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, August 5, 214.
  • Aug. 4, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 4, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "What Gorgeous Thing" by Mary Oliver, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, August 4, 214.
  • Aug. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 3, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "As Birds Are Fitted to the Boughs" by Louis Simpson, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, August , 214.
  • Aug. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 2, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Apple Orchard" by Dana Gioia, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, August 2, 214.
  • Aug. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Aug 1, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Surfer Girl" by Barbara Crooker, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, August 1, 214.
  • Jul. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 31, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "In Memoriam" by Leo Dangel, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, July 1, 214.
  • Jul. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 30, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Raspberries in My Driveway" by Erica Jong, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, July , 214.
  • Jul. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 29, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Radiance" by Wally Swist, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, July 2, 214.
  • Jul. 28, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 28, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Away!" by Robert Frost, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, July 28, 214.
  • Jul. 27, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 27, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "For the Children" by Gary Snyder, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, July 27, 214.
  • Jul. 26, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 26, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "You Were Asleep" by James Laughlin, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, July 26, 214.
  • Jul. 25, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 25, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Ice Cream Truck" by Terri Kirby Erickson, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, July 25, 214.
  • Jul. 24, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 24, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "What the Doctor Said" by Raymond Carver, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, July 24, 214.
  • Jul. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 23, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Small boy" by Norman MacCaig, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, July 2, 214.
  • Jul. 22, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 22, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Cherishing What Isn't" by Jack Gilbert, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, July 22, 214.
  • Jul. 21, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Some People Think" by James Laughlin, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, July 21, 214.
  • Jul. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 20, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Enough" by Robin Chapman, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, July 2, 214.
  • Jul. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 19, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "I Meet My Grandmother in Italy" by Katrina Vandenberg, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, July 1, 214.
  • Jul. 18, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 18, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Kindness to Animals" by Anonymous, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, July 18, 214.
  • Jul. 17, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 17, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Evening Walk" by Charles Simic, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, July 17, 214.
  • Jul. 16, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 16, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Sound of Sunlight" by Todd Davis, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, July 16, 214.
  • Jul. 15, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 15, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Solitude" by Alexander Pope, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, July 15, 214.
  • Jul. 14, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 14, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "No" by Mark Doty, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, July 14, 214.
  • Jul. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 13, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Summer" by John Clare, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, July 1, 214.
  • Jul. 12, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 12, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Affair in the Office" by Paul Hostovsky, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, July 12, 214.
  • Jul. 11, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 11, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Last Perfect Season" by Joyce Sutphen, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, July 11, 214.
  • Jul. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 10, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Pied Beauty" by Gerard Manley Hopkins, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, July 1, 214.
  • Jul. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 9, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Marrying Late" by Katrina Vandenberg, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, July , 214.
  • Jul. 8, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 8, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Reunion" by Robert Kinsley, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, July 8, 214.
  • Jul. 7, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 7, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Poem on the Fridge" by Paul Hostovsky, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, July 7, 214.
  • Jul. 6, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 6, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "One Summer" by W. S. Merwin, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, July 6, 214.
  • Jul. 5, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 5, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Pelicans of San Felipe" by John Daniel, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, July 5, 214.
  • Jul. 4, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 4, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Wild Turkeys" by Richard Taylor, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, July 4, 214.
  • Jul. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 3, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "How the Trees on Summer Nights Turn into a Dark River" by Barbara Crooker, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, July , 214.
  • Jul. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 2, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "In the Corners of Fields" by Ted Kooser, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, July 2, 214.
  • Jul. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jul 1, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Soul Selects Her Own Society" by Emily Dickinson, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, July 1, 214.
  • Jun. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 30, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Rhubarb" by Sheila Packa, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, June , 214.
  • Jun. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 29, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Illinois" by Philip F. Deaver, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, June 2, 214.
  • Jun. 28, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 28, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Benefits of an Active Lifestyle" by Hal Sirowitz, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, June 28, 214.
  • Jun. 27, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 27, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Loons Mating" by David Wagoner, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, June 27, 214.
  • Jun. 26, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 26, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "VII" by Wendell Berry, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, June 26, 214.
  • Jun. 25, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 25, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Thoughts in a Garden" by Andrew Marvell, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, June 25, 214.
  • Jun. 24, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 24, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Irish Weather" by Tess Gallagher, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, June 24, 214.
  • Jun. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 23, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Old Blue" by William Stafford, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, June 2, 214.
  • Jun. 22, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 22, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Young and Old" by Charles Kingsley, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, June 22, 214.
  • Jun. 21, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Fishing Below The Dam" by Louis Jenkins, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, June 21, 214.
  • Jun. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 20, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Spelling Bee" by Faith Shearin, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, June 2, 214.
  • Jun. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 19, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "After Work" by Jane Hirshfield, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, June 1, 214.
  • Jun. 18, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 18, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "XI" by Wendell Berry, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, June 18, 214.
  • Jun. 17, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 17, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "So much depends upon" by Tom Chandler, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, June 17, 214.
  • Jun. 16, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 16, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Vernal Sentiment" by Theodore Roethke, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, June 16, 214.
  • Jun. 15, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 15, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Solitude" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, June 15, 214.
  • Jun. 14, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 14, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Genius" by Billy Collins, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, June 14, 214.
  • Jun. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 13, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Night" by Louise Bogan, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, June 1, 214.
  • Jun. 12, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 12, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Homecoming" by W. S. Merwin, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, June 12, 214.
  • Jun. 11, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 11, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Crossing the Bar" by Alfred Tennyson, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, June 11, 214.
  • Jun. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 10, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Progress" by Carrie Fountain, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, June 1, 214.
  • Jun. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 9, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "At Quarter to Five" by Angela Janda, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, June , 214.
  • Jun. 8, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 8, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Relief" by Kay Ryan, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, June 8, 214.
  • Jun. 7, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 7, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Song" by Alicia Suskin Ostriker, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, June 7, 214.
  • Jun. 6, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 6, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "No Problem" by Kevin McCaffrey, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, June 6, 214.
  • Jun. 5, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 5, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Possibilities" by Linda Pastan, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, June 5, 214.
  • Jun. 4, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 4, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Night in the Mountains" by Heather Allen, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, June 4, 214.
  • Jun. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 3, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Naming the Baby" by Faith Shearin, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, June , 214.
  • Jun. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 2, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Hay for the Horses" by Gary Snyder, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, June 2, 214.
  • Jun. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Jun 1, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Last Things I'll Remember" by Joyce Sutphen, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, June 1, 214.
  • May. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 31, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Sins of the Fathers" by Mark Vinz, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, May 1, 214.
  • May. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 30, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Months" by Linda Pastan, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, May , 214.
  • May. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 29, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Want of Peace" by Wendell Berry, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, May 2, 214.
  • May. 28, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 28, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Last Rose of Summer" by Thomas Moore, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, May 28, 214.
  • May. 27, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 27, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Grace" by Linda Pastan, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, May 27, 214.
  • May. 26, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 26, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "How to Regain Your Soul" by William Stafford, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, May 26, 214.
  • May. 25, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 25, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Monet, Van Gogh, at Home" by Norita Dittberner-Jax, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, May 25, 214.
  • May. 24, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 24, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "So Much of the World" by Gregory Djanikian, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, May 24, 214.
  • May. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 23, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "French Chocolates" by Ellen Bass, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, May 2, 214.
  • May. 22, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 22, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Heaven" by Carrie Fountain, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, May 22, 214.
  • May. 21, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 21, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Hospice" by Robin Becker, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, May 21, 214.
  • May. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 20, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "In a Country None of Us Called Home" by Peg Bresnahan, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, May 2, 214.
  • May. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 19, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Tables Turned" by William Wordsworth, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, May 1, 214.
  • May. 18, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 18, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer" by Walt Whitman, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, May 18, 214.
  • May. 17, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 17, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Deceiving the Gods" by Ellen Bass, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, May 17, 214.
  • May. 16, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 16, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Grandma's Grave" by Freya Manfred, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, May 16, 214.
  • May. 15, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 15, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "By the Front Door" by W. S. Merwin, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, May 15, 214.
  • May. 14, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 14, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "At the Very Lengthy Meeting" by Kevin McCaffrey, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, May 14, 214.
  • May. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 13, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Spring" by Linda Pastan, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, May 1, 214.
  • May. 12, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 12, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Messilla" by Carrie Fountain, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, May 12, 214.
  • May. 11, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 11, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "To Daffodils" by Robert Herrick, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, May 11, 214.
  • May. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 10, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Couple at Coney Island" by Charles Simic, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, May 1, 214.
  • May. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 9, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Children's Verse" by Anonymous, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, May , 214.
  • May. 8, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 8, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "To the Virgins to Make Much of Time" by Robert Herrick, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, May 8, 214.
  • May. 7, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 7, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Figure on the Hill" by Jeffrey Harrison, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, May 7, 214.
  • May. 6, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 6, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "To Lean" by Diane Decillis, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, May 6, 214.
  • May. 5, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 5, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Divine Image" by William Blake, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, May 5, 214.
  • May. 4, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 4, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Tosca" by George Bilgere, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, May 4, 214.
  • May. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 3, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Oxymorons" by William Matthews, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, May , 214.
  • May. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 2, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Making a Bed" by Howard Moss, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, May 2, 214.
  • May. 1, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    May 1, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Pig" by Anonymous, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, May 1, 214.
  • Apr. , 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Apr 30, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "As long as this exists..." by Anne Frank, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, April , 214.
  • Apr. 2, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Apr 29, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Rails" by Scott Owens, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, April 2, 214.
  • Apr. 28, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Apr 28, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "The Heart of the Matter" by Dana Gioia, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, April 28, 214.
  • Apr. 27, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Apr 27, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Today" by Mary Oliver, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, April 27, 214.
  • Apr. 26, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Apr 26, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Prayer for a Field Mouse" by Pat Riviere-Seel, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, April 26, 214.
  • Apr. 25, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Apr 25, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "A Rainy Morning" by Ted Kooser, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, April 25, 214.
  • Apr. 24, 214: The Writer's Almanac

    Apr 24, 2014 | 6 min
    Poem: "Elegy for a Walnut Tree" by W. S. Merwin, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, April 24, 214.

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