as the holidays approach,
and we chorus noels in church
let us remember the reason
for this festive season

Because It’s Christmas | Stefn Sylvester Anyatonwu

POEM 352: BECAUSE IT’S CHRISTMAS of myths and organized religion of birth and rebirth, incarnation we sip one and spit out the other, embrace stale rhymes of jingled bells and archive sweet melodies- melodies to which our forebears jiggled waists because it’s Christmas? days of festivals were scratched onto cave walls, and imprinted on claypots, […]

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