Tag: Thanksgiving

Giving Thanks

Giving thanks is today’s task. Make it simple, make a list.  Thanksgiving used to be the one holiday that felt, how should I say it, real. For me my memories of the holiday actually feel pretty nonexistent, the earliest I can remember (right now as I write) are from when I was about 12 or 13 years old. It is a great time to remember to appreciate one another and to gather together and give thanks.  But…somehow that has changed.  The true meaning or purpose of the holiday has once again been corrupted by commercialism.  The gluttony of the feast Read more…