These blogs, like an Advent calendar, count down the days to Christmas with a variety of works from prominent bloggers in the Independent Writers community. We hope they contribute to your Merry Christmas!
‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there;
Composed by Clement C. Moore
When Martin Crosbie invited me to participate in the 12 blogs of Christmas I immediately said yes. I’ve always treasured Christmas and the opportunity to share my love of Clement Moore’s ‘A Visit from St. Nick’ poem appealed to me. After several hours of research, the following is what I gleaned.
Ellen Chauvet lives in Vancouver, Canada, where long months of rain are particularly conducive to writing dark stories.