We don’t need to destroy the holiday. But maybe we should change it

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We were sitting around the table debating whether or not to have another slice of pumpkin pie when my sister announced this would be her final Thanksgiving.

Initially, this came as a surprise to me. What? We’ve been celebrating Thanksgiving our whole lives! What about the tradition?! What about the…

Saying no to the biggest shopping day of the year

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In general, there are two Black Friday types: those who embrace the day wholeheartedly and are willing to wait absurd amounts of time to get a good deal, and those who find the whole affair to be a depressing emblem of our worst consumerist tendencies.

I fall into the latter…

Thomas Lowery

A Writer Navigates Life in Search of Luminous Things. Interests: Creativity, Lifestyle, Mental Health. Reach me: lowery198@gmail.com

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