All I Want For Christmas

p1070944-2_watermarkedA path of fallen leaves
to crunch beneath my feet.
A tree, tall and straight
with leaves of emerald green
The quiet hush at sunset
as creatures bed to sleep,
hoot of owls a hunting
warm blankets in a heap.
Moonlight through the clouds
reflected in a puddle,
a crackling fire, warm hearth
and family in a huddle
awaiting the celebration
of creation’s winter birth
a reminder that in this paradise
I find my peace on earth.

©2012 Laura Glasstetter

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2 Responses to All I Want For Christmas

  1. hernibs says:

    Thank you Heather. I agree. 😉

    Like

  2. Heather says:

    Such a beautiful writing. Laura has talent – like her mom! Happy Christmas to all!

    Like

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