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Christmas Poems

Christmas Poems. Below are examples of all types of beautiful poems about Christmas including funny, Santa Clause, Jesus, and inspirational religious poems. Share and read jolly poetry about the Yuletide season. While it is supposed to be a happy Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, it is much more. It is a merry time of family reunions, gift giving, elves, goodwill, mistletoe, Santa Clause, decorations and more. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples of Christmas poetry. This list of works about Christmas is an excellent resource for examples of how to write Christmas poems.

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List of Christmas Poems

Note: The forms for these poems were selected by the poet. Often poems are assigned the wrong form. Please confirm the accuracy of the poetic form before referencing the poem.

PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Celebration Kaveesha Ruwindi Free verse celebration, christmas,
Premium Member Poem Charlieku 3-3-3 Sunshine Smile Haiku christmas,
Gone with the pie Timothy McGuire Rhyme christmas, food,
Christmas Without Laurie Andrew Fairchild Sonnet christmas, grief, loss, love,
After Christmas Party Timothy McGuire Rhyme animal, celebration, christmas,
Christmas House roger turner Rhyme childhood, christmas, heart, longing,
Rudolph - A Compendium Terry Flood Limerick christmas, funny,
Squark - for reindeer limerick contest Terry Flood Limerick christmas, funny,
Premium Member Poem Sad Christmases - Missing Lucy Sandra Haight Quatrain christmas, sad,
Premium Member Poem Blue Lights Michelle Faulkner Rhyme christmas, missing, sea, storm,

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MRS SANTA CLAUS
by JENNIFER PROXENOS
MRS. SANTA CLAUS

Hi there Mrs. Santa Claus,
We sincerely welcome you because,
It’s time to take Santa’s  place,
And for the world to embrace,
And cheer you on...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

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THE CHRISTMAS STAR
by Kim Rodrigues
pine busting with bulbs
scintillated in tinsel —
no room for the Star.

12/8/2018
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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

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Christmas Memories
by Sandra Haight
Christmas Memories


Christmas bells
	cast their spells...
		teardrop wells.

From their sound
	past years bound...
		still renowned.

Precious then
	way back when...
		missed again.


December 9, 2018

For Contest " Charlieku 3-3-3", sponsored by Charles Messina

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas, nostalgia,

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Dark December
by Nina Parmenter
This is the time of year,
When the ice slides in and cracks my veneer,
And the drear of the grey sodden skies leads my eyes,
To where...

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Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas, december, depression, sad,

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Christmas hurricane
by Ivy Van Zeeland
The night before Christmas
My leaking loft
Not windproof

Through darkest of times
Upwind I went
Faced rain and hail
Braved the frost

Strapped, trapped 
Past and present intertwined
Wrapped in a thin...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: break up, christmas, miracle,

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RUDE RUDOLPH
by JAN ALLISON

When Rudolph ate sprouts for his tea
he pulled the sled flatulently
Deer farts make Santa heave
and it was Christmas Eve -
poor Santa was very angry!

For Tania...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas, humorous, wind,

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Christmas Morning Chaos
by Nina Parmenter
The night had gone well, it was true,
And Santa sat down, with a “phew!”
Then he shouted “my deers!
Let’s crack open some beers,
He really did NOT...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas, fun, funny, humor,

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The Perfect Christmas Tree
by Tania Kitchin
We ventured out into the woods one day
Trying to find the perfect Christmas tree
A beautiful fir all will want to come and see
Planning to cut...

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Enclosed Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: beauty, bird, christmas,

Merry Rudolph
by Wendy Watson
When asked why his nose was so red
Young Rudolph looked flustered and said:
Those elves love high jinks
and spike all my drinks:
The rum tends to go...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: animal, christmas,

A Sad Christmas
by Kaveesha Ruwindi
When was the last time I heard your merry laugh?
I wonder… thinking of her,
The way she told about a Christmas long ago,
With her eyes twinkling,...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas, grandmother, missing you,

Winter Park
by David Reeves
O’re the ground fresh snow lays thick
No footprints can you see
So new the snow no one has trod
Not even you and me.

Come let’s dent this...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

Jesus Christ is the reason for the Christmas season
by Ravi Sathasivam
Jesus Christ is the reason for the Christmas season

When December comes, we all get ready to celebrate Christmas day on 25th.
Because, we  honor and...

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Light Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

Christmas Eve
by David Reeves
As I lie in my bed I hear a 
Sound
Of jingle bells playing all
Around
They seem to stop above my
House
So I lie there as quiet as...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

Santa
by David Reeves
Dear Santa is it true that you can
fly,
In Rudolf's sleigh up in the 
sky,
Oh! if only all my friends could 
see,
Rudolf's sleigh go by with...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

Christmastide
by David Reeves
Though winter brings us snow and ice
It brings us Christmas too,
A time of year that we all love
When there's so much to do.

Through shops all...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

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RED REINDEER
by Kim Rodrigues
red reindeer
from antlers
to their hooves

red-nose red
gone amuck
on Christmas

Claus: “oh no!”
then “ho-ho!”
cheeks blinking

12/8/2018
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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

POETRY SERENADES
by Lorna Malla
I  hope this Christmas brings joy
   For all the Boys and Girls
   Santa has his list
   And he...

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Chant Royal | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: blessing, children, christmas, girl,

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Blossom's Christmas Fear
by Carolyn Devonshire
On dogs phony antlers are tied
So unhappy Blossom will hide
     When she sees them coming
     She’d rather...

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Limerick | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: animal, christmas, humor,

The Christmas Fairy
by David Reeves
It's so dark inside the box, where
I live most of every year,
But I'm always so excited, when
December time draws near.

I know it's when the lid...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,

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Sad Christmas
by Andrea Dietrich
She wakens from a dream. The phone just rang!
The dream about her kids now flees her head.
They’re gone - her nest of children! And that...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: christmas,