Garrison Keillor shares his 2-year plan for retirement , his latest book, and his love of poetry in an online article on AARP's web site. To read the full interview, please click here.
Garrison Keillor is the host and writer of A Prairie Home Companion, heard on Classical 91.5 on Saturdays at 6 p.m., and The Writer's Almanac heard weekdays around 8:20 a.m. on Classical 91.5. He is the author of more than a dozen books, including Lake Wobegon Days, The Book of Guys, Love Me and Homegrown Democrat. He was born in Anoka, Minnesota, in 1942 and graduated from the University of Minnesota. He lives in St. Paul with his wife and daughter. He has two grandsons. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts & Letters and the Episcopal church.