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Merry Christmas 2011
by Donna Hale Chandler
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An open Christmas greeting to all my family and friends.


 

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2011
 
It appears time is flying
as I sit down to write again.
This has been an eventful year,
with a few tears but lots more grins.
 
Dick and I made a decision
to officially become a couple.
We share the same address
and our joy has more than doubled.
 
He has three books published
and I’ve now published two.
We’re often busy writing,
it’s what we both like to do.
  
We even wrote one together,
struggling through distractions.
Finally, though it’s finished
much to our great satisfaction.
 
We’ve been adopted by a cat.
Gizmo is her name.
She comes and goes as she pleases,
And has us quite well trained.
 
Sometimes Chaz spends the weekend,
When his master is away.
He’s Dick’s granddaughter’s dog
and he never wants to stay
 
Jeffrey is settled and happy.
He and Sandy enjoy a pleasant home.
It makes this mother smile
to know he’s no longer alone.
 
Heather and Keith continue to build
contented and successful lives.
Even when Keith’s work takes him away
Heather stays as busy as a bee in a hive.
 
Leha and Daisy, my little grand-dogs
get smarter by the day.
Grams brings them doggy toys
because they’re so well-behaved.
 
We never know what path
we’ll find beneath our feet.
We just need to take a step at a time
and enjoy each new experience we meet.
 
So I close by saying
MERRY CHRISTMAS to those I love.
I hope the New Year brings to you
 happiness and blessings from above.
 
© copyright Donna Hale Chandler
 
DONNA HALE CHANDLER

Author of:
LIFE HAPPENS (My Story)
BEGINNING TO BEGIN (Again)
Co-Author of:
THE HINTS BOOK ALMANAC

 

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Reviewed by Amor Sabor
Excellent poem and beautiful news all at once.
Reviewed by Ed J.
That is quite a poem. May all your days be that enjoyable. I enjoyed reading this. Thank you
Reviewed by Laurel Lamperd
What a lovely bright story of two lives well lived and with still many joys ahead.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Russo
Delightful news and a delightful, uplifting poem. Many congratulations! ~Elizabeth
Reviewed by Sandy Hoynacki (Reader)
A delightfully written image of happiness where the house guest are you and hubby; isn't it funny how our pets allow us such leeway...;-)
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Sweet sentiments well-shared, Donna. Love and best wishes to both of you,

Regis
Reviewed by Sara Coslett
I love your poem. It is like a Christmas newsletter in poem form. I hope you sent it to all your loved ones.

Sara
Reviewed by JMS Bell
A FINE WORK...FOR BY REFLECTING ON THOSE THINGS IN YOUR LIFE THAT MAKES YOU SO THANKFUL FOR 'CHRISTMAS'...ONE IS LED TO ALSO REFLECT ON THE BLESSINGS IN THEIR LIFE. AND I AM THANKFUL FOR THE MOST ENJOYED AND WIDELY CELEBRATED BIRTHDAY IN THE WORLD THAT CONNECTS ALL OF US IN 'HIS' LOVE. THANKS FOR SHARING AND BY THE WAY...A GREAT PHOTO! LOVE, CONTINUED BLESSINGS AND FAITH...
JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by Judith Ann (Reader)
Merry Christmas to you and Richard and your families. Wishing you both many more smiles in 2012 without a single tear in the mix.
Reviewed by richard cederberg
enjoyed this overview. congrats to both of you. happy holidays ... richard
Reviewed by Christine Tsen
Many happy strands woven into this Christmas greeting!
Merry Christmas to you and yours,
Christine
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila
It's wonderful to know your life is going well...and you have expressed that with a lovely flair! Merry Christmas to you and yours too Donna!

Hugs,
Anna
Reviewed by Richard King
Nicely said, Sweetie. This pretty much covers all the bases. MERRY CHRISTMAS to you as well. Dick
Reviewed by Michael Hollingsworth
Wonderful poem. Merry Christmas!
Reviewed by John Domino
A wonderful creative poem - a tribute to your family.
Wishing you all the BEST!
Pray for your happiness!
Have a Merry CHRISTmas and the BEST New Year ever!

John Michael Domino
Reviewed by Mark Lichterman
Lovely poem.
And a merry Christmas and happy New Year to you, too.
Mark
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