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Short December poem by nikhileswari swaminathan| Details | |


crystalline water
descending on tree branches
marzipan on cake

Short December poem by Brian Strand| Details | |


December day-
devastation's depression 

Short December poem by Gerard Keogh Jr.| Details | |

Artic avians

Arctic avians
screech zenith zero zephyrs...
dank December bones

Short December poem by Teresa Adkins| Details | |

Winter Haiku

Here I sit at work
watching snow tumbling down
thinking about home

Short December poem by Christian Childs| Details | |

Peace of Nature

Peace of nature shows
how relaxing life can be
and can show you truth 

Short December poem by Lea O'Brien| Details | |

Sweet December

Sweet December
My light, my ember
The end of September, October, November

Short December poem by Arty Rico Jones| Details | |

Chritmas Tree presents

Pretty Christmas tree
Nice presents under the tree
Christmas Day is soon

Short December poem by Jonathan Bellmann| Details | |


trepidation waits -  for those whose ambition is conquered

5 December 2013

Short December poem by MoonBee Canady| Details | |

' Embers ... ' 39th Senryu

     Last Dying Embers
In Fireplace, Last December
Sparks, Dark-Remember

Short December poem by amber dickinson| Details | |

what is love

love is but a lantern to guide ones life to happiness

December 11th 2013

Short December poem by valerie bellefleur| Details | |

December Moon

A cold December moon
cries out in the night
for the arms of Venus to warm him..

Short December poem by Gareth James| Details | |

Comet Ison - visible from December 2013

From the depths of space,
you will create wonder and love.
Comet Ison, shine!

Short December poem by Lisa Denney| Details | |


Dancing and sparkling,
Grasping the sun, the hoarfrost
Glimmers like diamonds.

Short December poem by Patricia Sawyer| Details | |

First Snow~

drifts hide icy ground
laughing children slip and slide
December bursts free

Short December poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details | |

Love in a Cord

I still remember
Dad and I cutting Timber
In late December

By: Robb A. Kopp

Short December poem by Lisa Denney| Details | |

Frosty Cold

Sharp, crisp, scent-filled air
Inundates the nose, winter
Smells of frosty cold.

Short December poem by Lilith Rodriguez| Details | |


The soft snow falls down. 
The dark, cold evening cries out
A call in winter chill.

Short December poem by Kellee Smith| Details | |


"baby u make me wana spread my wings and fly everytime u look me straight in 
the eyes "

Short December poem by CHRISDAD KOJO ARTHUR| Details | |


Let that love flow like a river
Never let it end like December
I need it yes it is mine

Short December poem by daver austin| Details | |



hearth fire pops    crackles
a pattering on the roof
the gadzillion stars

Short December poem by Gregory Golden| Details | |

Winter Widens Her Smile

Winter widens

The road

Through her

December gray smile

Then, letting her go

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |


growing on the forest floor –

Ó December 4, 2011
Dane Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by Carolyn Devonshire| Details | |

A Child Again

reindeer hooves on the roof --
    my inner child reborn

* written December 2, 2014

Short December poem by Kiran Bantawa| Details | |

Bare Tree

A bare tree stands with roots on both ends in December days.

Short December poem by JoanMarie Peranteau| Details | |


street lamps spotlighting the
dainty white crystals falling
night is still - streets glisten

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |

a rainbow

a rainbow
painted by light and mist –
created wonder

Ó December 4, 2011
Dane Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |

two women

two women
fighting over lingerie –
police cars speed

Ó December 4, 2011
Dane Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by Robert Pettit| Details | |

Winter Solstice

The cold is coming.
December’s winter solstice.
Start of the season.

Celtic/Winter Solstice

Short December poem by Linda Terrell| Details | |

Love In The Wind

His presence lingered
my heart with love tonight
flows as wind

Linda Terrell
December 16, 2009

Short December poem by Brian Strand| Details | |


I rake 
the leaf pile-
to seek for new
in barren
A Branch to bear

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |

scissors and small hands

scissors and small hands
cutting folded paper—

Ó December 5, 2011
Dane Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |

the home inspector

the home inspector
scrutinizing every inch—
deal killer

© December 7, 2011
Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by Cherie Durbin| Details | |

Happy Christmas:A Greeting Card Poem

Have a Happy Christmas
filled with memories so sweet
and all the peppermint sticks
one little girl can eat!

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |

one cloudy day

one cloudy day 
she sat in total silence –
the children ran in

Ó December 4, 2011
Dane Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by RAJAT KANTI CHAKRABARTY| Details | |

broken monoku temptation

It tastes delicious--

© rajat kanti chakrabarty
4th December, 2014

Short December poem by Laura Breidenthal| Details | |

The Young and Free

tad poles squirm little hands slip through the slime Trapped When Old -December 15, 2012-

Short December poem by Jan Allison| Details | |


snowman slowly melts body gently disappears features lay on ground 14th December 2014

Short December poem by romeo naces| Details | |

December Rain

lightning cracks the sky,

      thunders stun, benumb the brain,

            dance, December rain !

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |

her life's possessions

her life’s possessions 
piled up in old crumpled boxes—
she cries

Ó December 4, 2011
Dane Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen| Details | |

she talks to herself

she talks to herself 
while people watch and laugh –
mental illness

Ó December 4, 2011
Dane Smith-Johnsen

Short December poem by Broken Wings| Details | |

'the flower'

~ death came in the dawn fringes of sweet petals die fading like a dream ~ Haiku December 5, 2012

Short December poem by Richard Lamoureux| Details | |

Breath Rises

warm breath exhaled, illusionary smoke in frigid night air.

Written December 8th, 2013

First attempt at this form.

Short December poem by Anthony Slausen| Details | |


         Version 1

red rounded hands
december clouds

         Version 2

hands rounded red
december  flowers

Short December poem by J. W. M. Earnings| Details | |

Rest in Peace, Dear Friend

Flowers wilt
Dead carcasses are buried
Loved ones mourn

Rest in peace,
Your life on earth is no more…
Farewell, friend

Short December poem by Misty Penton-Leccese| Details | |

As My Daughter Grows

A wonderful smile A beautiful young woman Radiant beauty
By: Misty Leccese © December 23, 2010

Short December poem by Jim Wilson| Details | |

Winter Dusk

The first crescent moon
Following the setting sun
With Saturn above
In the clear December sky
I send a wish to a star

Short December poem by Gail DeBole| Details | |

Life Oozes

Written by Gail DeBole 
on December 13, 2012

Thrust onto the ground -
Woven miracle of twigs;
The spilled egg cracks.

Short December poem by Brenda Atry| Details | |

Haiku For The Children

old river flows hushed
blood and tears, silent weeping  
children are slaughtered

Haiku December 29, 2012

Brenda Atry

Short December poem by Indio Ramos| Details | |


The halo just woke what cold this earth was longing. In joy, the moon danced.
December 13, 2013

Short December poem by Igor Marinovsky| Details | |

Christmas star

In the snowy storms of winter

love of Jesus warms my heart.

In the cold nights of December

Christmas star shows me the Way.

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