And a fiery glow From eyes that twinkle Like the flakes below
A romantic stroll
Along the water’s edge Dodging screaming children Cutting corners on a sledge
And fences ablaze With bright, twinkling lights In the wintery haze
An explosion of colour
From above and below Magical hues Reflected in the snow
And all the while
The chilling cold Misty breath And joy, behold
Ring joyful chimes Peace, one and all It’s Christmas time.
This poem is part of the Poetry Book “
Positively Poetic – Volume 2“ Observant Poems on :light Abundant thoughts on Christmas Joy Keen verses on Peace
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ALL POEMS ©2015 DARREN SCANLON. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. * Words and music have always played a major role in my life. A life without being able to enjoy music and express in words would be, for me, empty and cold.I have been writing since age 16, some 30+ years now but have only recently started publishing my works. Since doing so in Dec 2013, I have published 4 novels and 5 volumes of poetry, (available on Amazon.co.uk).My words are my life. If they touch you in any way, if you are able to take something from them, then my work has achieved its goal and I am a happy man.Welcome to my world. Darren.
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