A Haiku: New Year, Old Stuff

Consumption can be consuming.
Consumption can be consuming. | Source

Consumption (both meanings)...

New year, old stuff,

When will we learn, it’s never enough?

New year, old thought.

(c) 2011 Demas W. Jasper All rights reserved.

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AudreyHowitt 5 years ago from California

Clever write and so true!

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picklesandrufus 5 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

indeed...we need a new way of thinking.

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carolinemd21 5 years ago from Close to Heaven

Like the words you chose. Very clever.

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Deborah Brooks 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

wow.. very good.. love your words..

I voted up and awesome

Happy New Year


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Sueswan 5 years ago

Very clever and true!

Will we ever be satisfied?

Voted up and awesome.

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SanneL 5 years ago from Sweden

So true in a consumerist obsessed world!

A very wise poem.

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Perspycacious 4 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond Author

Sannel: You are right "buy, buy, buying" seems to give us some kind of reassurance that (no matter how much we are already in debt), if we can still go out and spend we are alright! "The devil is in the details."

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