Some famous Christmas poems are "Account of a Visit from St. Nicholas" by Clement Clarke Moore, "Journey of the Magi" by T.S. Eliot and "The Oxen" by Thomas Hardy. The first poem discusses Santa Claus, while the others d... More »

Christmas candy poems are poems that relate Christmas to candy either through cheerful wishes or the telling of the Christmas story. The idea behind these poems is to attach a copy of the poem to the referenced candy and... More »

Christmas, the 25th of December, is a Christian holiday that honors the birth of Jesus Christ over two thousand years ago. Since then, it has grown to become a worldwide religious and secular celebration. In a modern sen... More »

Some examples of anapestic tetrameter include the famous Christmas poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" by Clement Clarke Moore, many of the works of Dr. Seuss, and Lewis Carroll's "'Tis the Voice of the Lobster." Anapestic ... More »

The famous narrative poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas," which is better known by its first line, "Twas the Night Before Christmas," was written by Clement Clarke Moore in 1822. Moore first published it under his name in 1... More » Art & Literature Literature Classics

Funny Christmas poems include "Christmas Cheer," "A Politically Correct Christmas Poem" and "Neath Mistletoe." These poems are meant to highlight the lighter side of Christmas. More »

There are many short Christmas poems in poetry books, greeting cards and online, including poems written by famous poets like "Music on Christmas Morning" by Anne Bronte. Other Christmas poems such as "Christmas Joys" an... More »