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Poem 350 – Watching The Family Stone Each Holiday Season

Watching The Family Stone Each Holiday Season The ceremonial necessities are as follows:Polka-dot pajamasFuzzy slippersHot popcornSteaming teaTissue The candles must be lit & flames at attentionThe others must be asleep & stepping into dreamlandThe dogs must be snuggled on the sofa, bum-to-bum Starting the film opens the gatesI am the kitchen the food the clothing… Continue reading Poem 350 – Watching The Family Stone Each Holiday Season

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Poem 320 – Meet Me – An Ode to Holiday Hims

Meet me - An Ode To Holiday Hims in St. Louis, Seattle, LA, Manhattan or England – I’ll fly around the globe for this:fill my dance card with names George BaileyBob WallacePhil DavisClark GriswaldEverett StoneChris (The Transvestite)John McClaneEdward Scissorhands (carefully)Joe Fox/Sam Baldwin (two birds, one dance)Jack FrostMr. Grinch (after his heart grew three sizes larger)… Continue reading Poem 320 – Meet Me – An Ode to Holiday Hims