Best Holiday Poems
Below are the all-time best Holiday poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of holiday poems written by PoetrySoup members
One Green Leaf
color, green, holiday, imagery,
One leaf fell from a tall, tall tree
and subtly kissed gnarled roots beneath;
a lover’s kiss below sunned-sheath
of greenest leaves, a jubilee.
The Night the Grinch Stole our Muses
'Twas the night before Christmas and their pages were bare
Not one word could they write, not one verse to declare
Lottery Winner helps Homeless
holiday, care, celebration, christmas, giving,
As I walked into the banquet hall of the
Goodman’s Inn, the first thing that stood
out to me were the eyes...
Goodbye Old Friends
Friends come and go, but some have passed me by
as swiftly as the sun that lights my days.
They wave goodbye; I give a little sigh.
...."The Wedding At Dreamendon" ~
faith, happiness, holiday, love
Dressing the ancient stars amid their anthem weddings attire....
The universe anxiously anticipating these adorned galaxies of, anew ~
Bookplate bridesmaids, with such glittering eyes and broadening...
Lovely lovely people
All I wish is to return again one day
31st October 2014
Saints and Demons on Halloween
On the eve of All Saints Day known as Halloween
We've a night where nothing is ever as it seems
Abraham, Martin and John hosted...
Poetry Soup Kitchen
holiday, celebration, cool, fun, happiness,
-Poetry Soup Kitchen-
Grab your aprons and spoon
Today we will not think of the stars and the moon,
Open your eyes, be grateful for all we have
Halloween's Headless Horseman
holiday, childhood, children, dad, halloween,
One Halloween night when I was five
Rain pelted city streets, we stayed inside
Dad lit the Jack-o-lantern candle
Told us the tale of a famous vandal
Poor Peter Pumpkin
fantasy, funny, holiday,
Poor Peter Pumpkin had a very itty bitty head.
So the farmer made him stay inside the garden bed.
The farmer said that he was going to...
Halloween on the Dark Side of Town
It's a nightmare down on Elm Street. Satan's waiting here at home.
Where's that little Freddy Krueger with his nails of sharpened chrome?
And that dearest Michael...
TO and FROM
holiday, blessing, cheer up, growth,
If I had only one gift
I'd give it to you
In hopes, you pass it along
With a Smile
Sharing is Caring
The True Meaning :)
Christmas Miracle in the Ghetto (Co-written with John Moses Freeman)
family, holiday, hope, upliftingme,
Peering at the radiating faces of happy families
So much joy emanates from well-to-do children’s sparkling eyes
Wish I could replace the grief, put smiles on the...
beach, children, fun, holiday,
Hello Ms. Johnson, I’m sure this sounds strange
our mutual friend, said you need a change.
She told me how hard you work every day,
Twas the Night Before Christmas
funny, holiday, me,
'Twas the night before Christmas
when I and my groom
finally found a motel
but with just one room.
My groom was in the bathroom -
leaving me alone-
Wise Men Still Seek Him Today
holiday, hope, inspirational, lovechristmas,
W-hen the fullness of time had come, Jesus was born behind an Inn in a cave-like stable.
I-n the Inn there was no room for the...
R I P - Santa
celebration, christmas, december, holiday,
~Do you Believe~
Here's the little twist in my parents home
Spreading fairy dust since I was 3 years old
The prancing and dancing before Christmas Eve
family, happiness, holiday, inspirational,
The magic came to Christmas Day when shepherds first were told,
When wise men brought their frankincense, their myrrh and gifts of gold,
A Visit From Santa Claus
christmas, eve, fantasy, holiday,
It was Christmas Eve, not a soul made a sound,
And not so much as a mouse could be found,
The children had hung their stockings on...
Valentine's Day Musings
All year long he puts my heart on a shelf
No surprise I’d rather be by myself
If there’s no Valentine treat
What Easter Means To Me
faith, forgiveness, holiday, hope,
Tears of joy streak down
My dust covered face
As I just wandered by and witnessed
The utmost glorious grace
Just three days ago
I watched them crucify
The son of...
A Christmas Snow
christmas, holiday, joy, nostalgia,
It is Christmas Eve, all preparations for the day are done,
My hand grabs the doorknob as I step out to take a stroll,
On this peaceful...
Come to harvest home
devotion, faith, holiday, thank
Come oh come to harvest home ye thankful!
Rouse thy tongue for thy barns, so big and bountiful;
All grains and gains safely gathered in with ease.
faith, happiness, holiday, new
Voices choral, chimes of clay ring out
oh so merrily to a wintry sky
And earthen sounds once silent, still, now shout
in harmony and majesty, they cry....
My Piano Knows
devotion, happiness, holiday, musicchristmas,
My piano sits alone a lot of days,
Waiting for someone to come along who plays.
Usually that someone is...