Christmas Magic

This is a half-poem for Jilly’s Decembercollaborative poetry challenge. It is written in a form called the “Magic Nine,” due to its rhyne scheme of abacadaba. Read more about this and other 9-line poetry forms here.


Family gathers ’round the Christmas tree,

Laden with ornaments and many gifts,

Children lean in close, excitedly,

Wondering what Santa’s workshop brought,


Anyone is welcome to write the final 5 lines of this poem. Have fun! 

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