The Gift of Christmas

The Gift of Christmas © 1998 W. Scott Grant Christmas, 1998 One evening something happened very strange I was driving home, not far from the range. Swirling lights and loud engines took me by surprise Then an extraterrestrial appeared before my eyes. He signaled me to come aboard his ship With his laser gun taken […]

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Christmas Lament

Welcome back everyone! I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving Weekend. As it is the official kickoff of the Christmas Season, I thought I’d share some of the Christmas poems I’d written over the years. We’ll start with this snarky sarcastic diatribe I came up with in 1998. Enjoy!   Christmas Lament © W. […]

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Just a quick note…

Hey all, I know you’re expecting me to post new poems every day. Well, tomorrow is the Thanksgiving holiday (in the U.S.) and part of a 5-day weekend for me. For normal weekends, I’ll set up and schedule posts while I’m away. I just don’t feel like doing that right now as I have a […]

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The Angel’s Message

I struggled trying to find the right poem to post this particular day – the 16th anniversary of Brenda’s death. We spent 17 wonderful years together, and even the last year and a half, spent in the nursing home, she was still an inspiration. I remember many good times we had together, and how we […]

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Close Your Eyes

In my “Book I” of poetry, this is the seventh entry. However, the first two lines came to me much sooner, and it took several days for me to figure out the rest of it. Being one of my early poems, it’s extremely cliché. I don’t think Brenda cared for it at all.   Close […]

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