Ah, December, time for a few Christmas stories

By Anthony Buccino

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Copyright © 2011 by Anthony Buccino, all rights reserved.

Holiday Tales, sort of ...

Married to a Christmas Nut

Her classroom makes 'season's greetings' cards pale by comparison. She has a Christmas scene painting nine feet wide and four feet tall that one of 'her kids' made.

Coal Miners' Kids' Christmas

The coal miners' kids were appreciative to get an orange for Christmas. When the Salvation Army showed up with a basket of food, that was the miracle of Christmas.

Copyright © 2009 by Anthony Buccino, all rights reserved.

Still Married To A Christmas Nut

Through the years, we’ve untangled strands of lights on dismal bushes, shown spotlights on our wreath, set out twisted twigs in the shape of reindeer and a glittering, lighted, two-piece Santa that kept losing his head in strong winds.

Christmas Ornaments, to hang or not to hang.Ritual - Second Tier Decorations

In the cold attic they wait. The heat of summer long gone, the chill of December  wheezing through eave vents,

Homeless at Christmas

No tinsel or ribbons, No surprise boxes in the morning, Nothing to unwrap, No squeals of joy at good giving

Mantel photo by Anthony Buccino, all rights reserved

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New Jersey author Anthony Buccino's stories of the 1960s, transit coverage and other writings earned four Society of Professional Journalists Excellence in Journalism awards.

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