Lama Jigme Gyatso
Find Solace in Service - 30sep21
“Gotta support the team”
in the “Face Painter” episode of Seinfeld.
But the team didn’t care,
they didn’t even notice.
When subjected to the stressors
of late stage capitalism
adults childishly reach
for a parental figure:
real or imaginary,
celestial or corporeal.
But our favorite celebrities
cannot help us,
they’re just as fucked up as we are.
who despite his promises,
proved unable to protect Padme.
Better, I think,
to direct our energies
to our friends, neighbors, and family.
Let us find solace in service.
Let us conclude
with a simple
call to action
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