One river gives
Its journey to the next.
We give because someone gave to us.
We give because nobody gave to us.
We give because giving has changed us.
We give because giving could
A time of remembrance and gratitude, Thanksgiving brings with it a wealth of holiday traditions, foremost among them gathering with family and friends, feasting, and giving thanks for everything we have. Check out these poems for the holiday and find more poems on gratitude, home, food, and more on our poems for Thanksgiving page.
|1988||Thanks||W. S. Merwin|
|1976||Te Deum||Charles Reznikoff|
|1918||Fire Dreams||Carl Sandburg|
|1908||The Thanksgivings||Harriet Maxwell Converse|
|1896||Signs of the Times||Paul Laurence Dunbar|
|1890||One day is there of the series||Emily Dickinson|
|1878||The Harvest Moon||Henry Wadsworth Longfellow|
|1850||The Pumpkin||John Greenleaf Whittier|