Tagged: consumerism

in every corner,

in every corner,
there is an us versus them
mentality – you

speak of cultural exchange
as if power were not involved
.
20220607:1510
y

no, we will never

how equitable

christmas cookies have

christmas cookies have
little patience, waiting in
line to be dressed to

the nines, dipped and decorated
in their finest, to be consumed
.
20211229:1154
y

maybe between love

maybe between love
and sweaters, there is a third
or a thirty-third

alternate universe where gifts
can only be intangible
.
20211215:2036
y

the holidays – one

the holidays – one
more opportunity to keep
up with the Joneses

and their ninety-six indoor
christmas trees, deliver us…
.
20211211:2005
y

we climb with no real

after one too many

after one too many
cheerful reviews from
the industry about
industry products, a
renewed realization
that the media was
meant to sell more
media, and there
weren’t meant to
be many choices
beyond tuning in
.
20200302:0745
y

when image contains

when image contains
black friday, cyber monday,
giving tuesday, and

cyber week, do the following:
move to trash on the corner
.
20191206:0808
y

** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: image

in one way

in one way
or another,
we are all tethered
to greedland,
eating it up
in the same
fashion, trying
to set ourselves
apart by how
cleanly we wipe
our chins
after the feast
.
20180123:2213
y