April 30th, 2003


An Auspicious Day to be Born

Garrison Kiellor in today's The Writer's Almanac:
1933: Willie Nelson --Abbott, Texas
1945: Annie Dillard (I thought I heard him say 1934... but when I pulled her up in Google, it said 1945 on two different sites... They agree today was the day. That makes her my slightly older contemporary -- along with Goldie Hawn. What have I been doing with my life???)

Here's a site with some good quotes from her: