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A poem on consumerism

I now know that I have gotten it all wrong. That rope there should LOOK good, not be strong. That phone should be modern, stylish and chic. And not make you look like a total geek. That car should say, “You ARE the man!” And not be something practical, like a van. Silly me, I ... Read More

The invention of materialism (an ode to shiny things)

Og was wondering through the trees seeking out a  scrumptious yet easy to catch beastie for lunch. As he started to leap over a stream that dared to cross his path, a bright shiny object in the bottom of the stream caught is attention. Multitasking not being invented yet, Og forgot he was in the process of leaping ... Read More