My Thoughts On Thanksgiving 2012


The American tradition of Thanksgiving is after all more than just an excess of food, an excess of shopping till we drop, an excess of decorations, an excess of football. It is about simple thankfulness for whatever we have.

Thanksgiving in America is part of a long tradition that […]

Giving Thanks


Wednesday, November 23, 2011 It was my intent to write a new post for Thanksgiving 2011. I started writing numerous times. But I just couldn’t come up with anything. Writer’s block or something.

So I read what I wrote last year to try and get some inspiration. I had two reactions. One, I […]

Giving Thanks

The other day I was in my doctor’s waiting room and I overheard a conversation. One lady said she was so looking forward to Thanksgiving, ‘America’s national holiday devoted wholly to eating.’ She was not joking. She was serious.

Gee. How naive, old-fashioned, and out of touch am […]