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A Haiku: New Year, Old Stuff

Updated on December 28, 2011
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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      Demas W Jasper 5 years ago from Today's America and The World Beyond

      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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      SanneL 5 years ago from Sweden

      So true in a consumerist obsessed world!

      A very wise poem.

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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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      Deborah Brooks Langford 5 years ago from Brownsville,TX

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

      I voted up and awesome

      Happy New Year

      Debbie

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      Caroline Marie 5 years ago from Close to Heaven

      Like the words you chose. Very clever.

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      picklesandrufus 5 years ago from Virginia Beach, Va

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

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      Audrey Howitt 5 years ago from California

      Clever write and so true!