Signs Of Christmas Cheer

Signs Of Christmas Cheer

A Poem by Marie Harrison
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Christmas Poem

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Signs Of Christmas Cheer

Silver tinsel dangles from a tree,

Tiny trinkets shine for all to see,

 

Popcorn strung with colorful

Red cranberries.

 

Twinkly lights blink bright

And rapidly.

 

Home fires burn slowly

In hot wood furnaces.

 

Mounds of snow build up,

Too cold for bare toes.

 

Sugary butter cookies melt

On hungry little tongues.

 

Spicy butter rum quenches

The thirst of my joyous crooning carolers.

 

Mistletoe hung up above

To spark the first kiss of love below.

 

Perfectly wrapped packages

Topped with big satin red bows.

 

 

© 2010 Marie Harrison


Author's Note

Marie Harrison
A wrote this poem last year at the beginning of Christmas. Signs of Christmas that I remember from my childhood.

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No matter how complicated and painful life gets, these images of Christmas and childhood memories set my mind at ease... Your words create a beautiful atmosphere of life and simple joys...

Posted 10 Years Ago


I love Christmas cheer and you penned it beautifully...

Posted 10 Years Ago


Aww, now im all excited for christmas!! XD

It's annoying in New zealand though, we never see snow in Auckland >.>

but nontheless, loved it :3

Posted 10 Years Ago



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Added on December 17, 2010
Last Updated on December 21, 2010
Tags: Signs of Christmas, Traditional Christmas, Christmas Trees, Carols

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Marie Harrison
Marie Harrison

Atlanta, GA



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