Strange. Everything this year seems upside-down. Yep, that’s what it is, strange. We’re having a strange Christmas. Never ever had one like this. There are no decorations, no tree (that’s last year’s in the picture), no lights on the bushes … Continue reading
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Tagged Christmas, decorations, gifts, ho ho ho, holiday, Merry, Merry Christmas, presents, renters, seasons greetings, spirit, strange, Xmas
It seems I just took down the Christmas Lights. I do not believe it’s been 365 days and nights. So here once more I’m testing bulbs and untangling wire With hopes of illuminating the house to my hearts’ desire. I … Continue reading
Posted in Family, Poetry, of sorts, Uncategorized, WHATEVER!, WRITING
Tagged celebration, Christmas, Christmas decorations, Christmas lights, gifts, holiday, poem, poetry, presents, rhyming, Santa, Sled
Well, it’s over. Sort of anti-climatic, I know. Now it’s back to the store to return what didn’t fit, didn’t work or didn’t please. Then, it’s squeeze what little money you have left to pick up some post-holiday bargains. Hang … Continue reading
As I get older, it seems the joy of Christmas is dissipating. First of all, in our hurried and revved up times, it comes too soon. Think about it…doesn’t it seem like we just did this a few months ago? … Continue reading
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Tagged charles dickens, Christmas, Christmas cards, Christmas Carol, Christmas presents, Christmas spirit, Christmas Story, Christmas trees, George C. Scott, gifts, goodwill, holiday, holiday spirit, Red Kettle, rules, Salvation Army, Scrooge, soup kitchens, The Polar Express
Finished your Christmas shopping? I know, you’re just about getting started. While your trying to figure out your gift list for all your friends and loved ones, did you ever stop think what you would do if you had to … Continue reading
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Tagged christmas list, Christmas shopping, Elizabeth Watrren, Gabrielle Giffords, George Clooney, gifts, Jennifer Lawrence, Kim Jong-Un, Lindsey Vonn, Malala Yousafzai, presents, Sal Kahn, Santa Claus, shopping, shopping list, Tim Tebow, Xi Jiping