Welcome to my ever-growing selection of holiday themed and Christmas offerings. Simply tap on the title to open and enjoy. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas!
A Christmas Poem — “Love’s Candle in the Night” — Waiting for a loved one’s safe arrival thru the snow on Christmas Eve.
A Christmas Poem — “The General Store Christmas” — Inspired by a John Sloane painting, a little boy shopping for family presents and gifts.
A Christmas Poem — “Fireside Questions for Santa” — With a few questions and wondering why. So waiting up to ask the jolly elf guy.
A Christmas Poem — “What To Do On A Christmas Week Night?” — A fun little rhyme during the holidays time.
A Christmas Poem — “Blue House on the Hill” — A nostalgic Christmas poem inspired by a winter piece created by artist Trisha Romance.
Christmas — “It’s In The Singing Of A Street Corner Choir . . . . . .” — An ode to the “Muppet Christmas Carol” show.
“Christmases of My Childhood” by Kathleen Creighton — A very special piece contributed by friend and award-winning author Kathleen Creighton.
“Haddon Sundblom, Coca-Cola and Santa Claus” — A look back at how the artist Haddon Sundblom defined the image of Santa Claus for my generation and generations to come.
Looking Back — “Christmas Thru the Window Glass” — A nostalgic look back at Christmases past, with the highly anticipated and decorated storefront windows, department store Santas and more.
A Holiday Short Story — “Susie’s Bear” — The heartwarming story of a grandmother’s love and devotion during the depression, confronted by a blustery snowstorm and a very sick little girl.
“Christmas Trains and Memories Beneath The Tree” — My fondest family traditions and Christmas memories seem to run thru tunnels, over bridges, and along train tracks thru the years.
“That’s What Christmas Is All About, Charlie Brown . . . .” — Words of wisdom from Linus in “A Charlie Brown Christmas”, a simple reminder of what the holiday season is truly about — Peace, Good Will, Kindness, Generosity, Charity, Compassion, Empathy, and Love for all.
“Yes, Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus . . . . . . and More!” — What circumstances or forces in the Universe worked to bring together a young girl and a cynical, childless curmudgeon to produce a timeless literary piece of Hope, Generosity, and Faith?
LITTLE RED BEAR’S “HAPPY CHRISTMAS ‘LEFT – RIGHT’ GAME” — An entertaining group gift exchange game to bring plenty of fun and laughter to family gatherings and holiday events with characters from the Little Red Bear stories.
CHRISTMAS ARTWORKS GALLERY
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