Poem: December 26

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“Gift giving is a true art.”—-Author Unknown

Tickets to see the Toronto Maple Leafs, a new iPad,
Another tablet,a second iPhone, Jazz CD’s of Miles Davis,
A portable piano, a pair of designer blue jeans,
A Baseball glove,a Set of golf clubs,a Hockey stick,
A lap top, Tickets to California,a Goose down parka,
Lots of junk I won’t use…

So that’s my list of things
Santa didn’t give me for Christmas
this year.

But he did have enough generosity
in his heart
to leave a gift card under the tree
for five hundred bucks
to purchase anything
at the local shopping mall.

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About Dave Hood

Lover of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction. Professional photographer and writer. Without the arts, life would be rather mundane, like a walk down the same old path on a dull day.
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