11.22.2012

thanksgiving

What if gratitude
is but a social construct
designed to bring on
drunken mollification?
Let’s drink deeply from the source.

Poem #22 of 30 Poems in November to benefit Center for New Americans.

4 comments:

  1. Whatever sells, that's what holidays have come down to, the source long since forgotten in spirit and intention.

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  2. agree, Kerry, but i'm pretty well tapped in to the source. as are you, i'd reckon.
    so at least we have the antidote. or maybe are the antidote?
    xoxox

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  3. You've hit upon the true meaning of Thanksgiving, my dear! Heartwarming.

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  4. maybe! i've hit on something, anyway. :)

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