Category Archives: Christmas Memories

GREEN Was My Christmas

My childhood memories of a green Christmas: —  Snow-effects, a la Hollywood: When you don’t have snow naturally, PAINT some!  For you from warmer climates, do you remember storefronts with snowflakes painted on their windowpanes, made to resemble the way … Continue reading

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MAJESTY – Part Two

Fast forward several years from my last post.  Christmastime at college…my first year living away from home.  Somehow it just doesn’t feel like Christmas… I’m a bit lonely, melancholy… In between classes, in a rare moment of nowhere particular to … Continue reading

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MAJESTY – Part One

Nicholas’s attention was drawn to a group of people…standing in a circle in the area just in front of the altar…They lifted their heads and began to sing a motet by Palestrina.  They sang a cappela and the voices seemed … Continue reading

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Today, the Christmas Word is…Magical

The sun is shining, the grass is green, The orange and palm trees sway. There’s never been such a day in Beverly Hills, L.A. But it’s December the twenty-fourth, And I am longing to be up North… — Irving Berlin, … Continue reading

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Stocking-Stuffer Giveaway!

Let’s Ring In the Twelve Days Before Christmas Together!   To celebrate my first year of blogging, I’m issuing a call out there to my readers in Bloggerworld – Um, I KNOW you ARE out there, even if you HAVE … Continue reading

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