The Most Wonderful Day of The Year

Today wasn’t supposed to be like this.

Snow still swirls in chilly gusts of wind

And icicles still form on all the shingles,

There’s something else that’s different though.

The day is December 25th,

But no lights twinkle on the trees or in the yard.

Instead the gutters glisten with crimson ice-melt,

And fake snow drips red on the stairs.

Everything is quiet and still,

Even the air outside is straining to hear

The slight ringing of sleigh bells leaving the hills,

So warily I go to look,

All the cookies are gone and he drank the milk.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

Karina Teuma

Sydney Marine Life, Marine Biology, Snorkelling, Freediving, Scuba Diving

The World Of Caradesance

A lonely magical world ready to be explored...

The Cat

Feline health, care and leisure

Fictionverse

Constructing your story one step at a time

34 Orchard

A literary journal that takes you dark places.

Haiku's Blog

I write school stuff and stories

ELLIS NELSON BOOKS

young adult, middle grade, children's books

fantasynovel1.wordpress.com

fiction, fantasy, Supernatural, random

The Meer Series

The Meer Book Series

2020 Pittsburgh Writing Workshop

Get Your Writing Published: March 28, 2020

Let's Get Published

Mastermind Community for Fiction Writers

Karina Teuma

Sydney Marine Life, Marine Biology, Snorkelling, Freediving, Scuba Diving

The World Of Caradesance

A lonely magical world ready to be explored...

The Cat

Feline health, care and leisure

%d bloggers like this: