Top 100 Poems About: CHRISTMAS

In this page, poems on / about “christmas” are listed.
  • 1.
    A Child's Christmas In Wales

    One Christmas was so much like another, in those years around the sea-town corner now and out of all sound except the distant speaking of the voices I sometimes hear a moment before sleep, that I can never remember whether it snowed for six days and six nights when I was twelve or whether it snowed for twelve days and twelve nights when I was six.

    All the Christmases roll down toward the two-tongued sea, like a cold and headlong moon bundling down the sky that was our street; and they stop at the rim of the ice-edged fish-freezing waves, and I plunge my hands in the snow and bring out whatever I can find. In goes my hand into that wool-white bell-tongued ball of holidays resting at the rim of the carol-singing sea, and out come Mrs. Prothero and the firemen. read more »

    Dylan Thomas
  • 2.
    I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day

    I heard the bells on Christmas day
    Their old familiar carols play,
    And wild and sweet the words repeat
    Of peace on earth, good will to men. read more »

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • 3.
    Christmas Eve

    Oh sharp diamond, my mother!
    I could not count the cost
    of all your faces, your moods-
    that present that I lost. read more »

    Anne Sexton
  • 4.
    Christmas Bells

    "I heard the bells on Christmas Day
    Their old familiar carols play,
    And wild and sweet
    The words repeat read more »

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • 5.
    A Christmas Ghost Story.

    South of the Line, inland from far Durban,
    A mouldering soldier lies--your countryman.
    Awry and doubled up are his gray bones,
    And on the breeze his puzzled phantom moans read more »

    Thomas Hardy
  • 6.
    Christmas Carol

    The kings they came from out the south,
    All dressed in ermine fine;
    They bore Him gold and chrysoprase,
    And gifts of precious wine. read more »

    Sara Teasdale
  • 7.
    Remembrance Of Christmas Past

    They let the children out of school too early.
    I left the Christmas shopping till too late.
    Each day we had a holiday excursion,
    Which gave us the entire week to wait in line for read more »

    Judith Viorst
  • 8.
    A Family Christmas

    Sitting in front of the fire, Auntie Flo's reciting a story,
    it's one about her first Christmas as a newly wed,
    the same one she broadcasts every year,
    but no one is listening. read more »

    Ernestine Northover
  • 9.
    Christmas Party At The South Danbury Church

    December twenty-first
    we gather at the white Church festooned
    red and green, the tree flashing
    green-red lights beside the altar. read more »

    Donald Hall
  • 10.
    Christmas - A Little Friend's Poem - Written By Amy Boothby, Aged 10

    Are you...........
    ready for Christmas? , to decorate the tree, read more »

    Ernestine Northover
  • 11.
    Jest 'Fore Christmas

    Father calls me William, sister calls me Will,
    Mother calls me Willie, but the fellers call me Bill!
    Mighty glad I ain't a girl - ruther be a boy,
    Without them sashes, curls, an' things that's worn by Fauntleroy! read more »

    Eugene Field
  • 12.
    A Christmas Tree! A Christmas Tree!

    A Christmas tree! A Christmas tree!
    With dark green needled memories
    Of childhood dreams and mysteries
    Wrapped present-like in front of me. read more »

    David Keig