1881 illustration by Thomas Nast who, along with Clement Clarke Moore's poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas", helped to create the modern image of Santa Claus I spent my Christmas eve's like most children around the world waiting for this magnificent man with his white beard and his decorative suit. A man that would arrive with a… Continue reading Who is Santa Claus?
When I started blogging using WordPress I did not know what to expect. In the past when I tried to write and keep up with posting to a blog, I lost interest. What makes this time different is the community. It is the sweetest feeling when someone clicks 'like' or leaves a comment. I value… Continue reading Lovely Valued Endearing
Candy Canes are the final touch on the tree I see with gifts covered in paper, ribbon and bow. Every year is clearly marked with love and memories. This one no different and as cherished, I know. To the family I won't see, I am there and you're here with me. A thought away, a… Continue reading Keeping Christmas
I like days, when I wake at noon it just means, less time without you I like days, when it pours the rain ...means... I can't do any thing cause you're gone, gone with the sun and at night... in the dark, my mind can run All I know... you're gone ...gone with the sun… Continue reading December Came