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mark-hunter's picture
Jan.01.2014
SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK               Santa Claus had a ritual, one he followed every year after he finished delivering gifts for all little boys and girls. It involved whiskey.           ...
raissa-falgui's picture
Dec.28.2013
I can't remember really believing in Santa Claus. Probably I stopped when I was 5 or 6. I don't quite remember what I was told and what I believed when I was little enough to believe. So I'm not too much at ease at imparting the Santa myth to my kids. I slip up a lot. For instance, when my husband...
meg-philip's picture
Dec.26.2013
Merry Christmas and Happy Boxing Day.... So how was it for you...? I've written a new Teaser: Festive Fantasy..! Check out my website for details; you'll need to log in to read it.  Enjoy...x Love Meg xxxx Festive Fantasy...! http://www.megphilipauthor.com/index.php/my-blog/133-merry-christmas...
patricia-lantz's picture
Dec.25.2013
"His eyes how they twinkled! His dimples how merry!His cheeks were like roses, his nose like a cherry.His droll little mouth was drawn up like a bowAnd the beard on his chin was as white as the snow.The stump of a pipe he held tight in his teeth,And the smoke, it encircled his head like a wreath.He...
steven-belanger's picture
Dec.24.2013
I met a lot of cool people at all of the sporting events this year.  I met a few in Baltimore on Sunday.  I especially remember eating after the game at a Chili's near our (By "our," I mean my friend Chris and me) hotel, and meeting Mackenzie and Nick, from Longwood University, in...
mark-hunter's picture
Dec.24.2013
SLIGHTLY OFF THE MARK   T ’was the week before Christmas, and I have to admit: I wasn’t feeling the spirit; not one little bit.   The stockings weren’t hung, I didn’t know where they were! This weather’s not festive. It just makes me say “brrr”.   The world’s done crazy, bad guys in...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Dec.16.2013
December 16     Peter and I   This flight is not filled with the giggling cherubs of my westerly flight, but among the solemn children on this flight is Peter, the oldest of four, who is reading Tolkien and marking his place with a two page wish list.  Christmas is coming and...
candie-white's picture
Nov.25.2013
    Before the holidays get under way; well, for my Jewish friends they are already indulging-  but for the other folks who hold December 25th as the ultimate behemoth of family, friends, hot cocoa and colorful gifts as well as the true 'meaning' which is that Kris Kringle did work...
fran-lewis's picture
Nov.22.2013
Only Twelve Days: Eileen Thornton Dear Santa, All I want for Christmas is a new mommy. Can you get me one? Love, Joey Joey Roberts and all of the children in his nursery class are writing special letters to Santa. Sally Hughes is covering for her ailing friend and realizes what Joey has written....
sherrie-theriault's picture
Oct.04.2013
October 4     Have Faith   Strange and wonderful tragedy takes you away from me and I don’t know how it is that you return, but you do and I thank G-d, but I’m not sure it was G-d’s idea that you went away or that you came back, though, I am sure, He missed you every bit as much as I...