Monica Engeler

Rookie - 344 Points (05/31/1962 / NJ)

A Christmas Wish

Poem by Monica Engeler

And so it is Christmas time.
Another twelve months are gone.
Where are you this Christmas?
I believe you set off on another life.

I see a glowing smile in my dreams.
My heart is calling you for the jubilee.
Please return home from your realm?
Things don’t look the way they seem.

I failed to see you for seven seasons.
A feast would be ideal for your return.
Forlorn eyes above see us having fun.
Come home, the bells toll for this reason.

I am sorry Christmas will be lonely again.
Bursts run down expressing the sadness.
Ring a ling; I have rung the bells anyway.
Rest peacefully with out any pain.

Merry Christmas and best wishes Dad,
And a very grand and Happy New Year.
Let there be peace and riches on earth,
And a new beginning that is not bad.

Comments about A Christmas Wish by Monica Engeler

  • Dr John Celes (3/17/2006 1:44:00 PM)

    good poem that bestirs the heart!
    good work Monica!
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  • john tiong chunghoojohn tiong chunghoo (12/31/2005 1:32:00 AM)

    merry xmas and a happy new year, this is a good poem because it is raw. i like poets who write from the bottom of the heart because the bottom of the heart is keyed on to all humanity.(Report)Reply

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  • Mary Nagy (11/25/2005 10:12:00 AM)

    Very touching Monica. I'll be missing my Dad again this season..........and every season thereafter. Very nice poem. Sincerely, Mary(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, November 25, 2005

Poem Edited: Thursday, October 19, 2006