The following is from John Birge, producer of Giving Thanks. This program will air on Friday, November 25th beginning at 1:00 p.m. on WCVE Public Radio.
A steamed-up houseful of noisy cousins. Fancy plates and silver. A lot of food, not a lot of elbow room. As a child, I measured Thanksgiving through these ordinary things. As an adult, I discovered the deeper meaning of Thanksgiving in the unlikeliest of places—a small studio, where I was putting together a radio show.