Departure

It is with sadness I depart, To fly off paved tarmark, Soaring high and homeward bound, To my old home town, Vast is the feelings, And in truth there is no telling, How I will miss you so, Leaving my family behind in winter snow, Merry were the holidays, Building everlasting memories, Blessed were we…

Christmas Day

A night to remember none had behold, For the night sky was lit bright and bold Christmas lights and reindeer nose, Breaking fog with brilliant light, Ten times to bold, Never more delayed, By weather or mists of May, Forever their destination before him lay, As children laugh with gay mirth, Cheery and in bed,…

Coal or Toy?

Take action young one, For in crystal orb your shadow moves, Will you be good or bad, Naughty or nice, Opening coal or present, Will magic Christmas snow visit you, Are magic sled rides on Christmas day in your future, Good or bad, decisions to make my little friend, To love or terrorize your sibling,…

Christmas Glimpse

( This poem is dedicated to my Uncle Tom who played Santa for many years and made many children smile. ) Tapping sounds and dancing elves, Merrily chipping away at piles of wood, Making toys in the depths of May, To be delivered on Holy December day, By old saint Nick and his reindeer sleigh,…

Burning Santa

Fourth of July is a great holiday filled with many joys.  Campfires, marshmallows, hotdogs, and fireworks give us these joys.  Today we celebrated our love for America’s independence and our dislike for how greed has taken over the holiday season in December.  We protested by burning a wooden placard of Santa.  As it went up…