Thanksgiving With An Edge

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A little history lesson via one of the greats;  E.E. Cummings:

 

 

In 1935, Cummings penned and attempted to get published a book of poetry. It was turned down by fourteen publishers. With his mother’s help, he self-published the work, which he titled “No Thanks;” a retort to all who rejected his work, as indicated by the dedication to them. His orthography is fittingly fashioned in the shape of an urn.

 

 

A personal declaration of thanks on Thanksgiving 2014:

I give thanks that I have not done anything this rash…yet.

~Wildfire8470

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Personal Favorite

 

“There is a charm about the forbidden

 

that makes it

 

unspeakably desireable.”

                     


                                                                                 ~~Mark Twain