Wet Christmas

A Funny Christmas Poem for Kids

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From the book Santa Got Stuck in the Chimney

“Is it snowing outside?”
I expectantly cried.
“What’s that sound? Do you know?
Is that Santa I hear?”

“There is nothing outside,”
mother calmly replied.
“It’s not Santa or snow.
No, it’s only rain, dear.”

 — Kenn Nesbitt

Copyright © 2006. All Rights Reserved.

Reading Level: Grade 1

Topics: Christmas, Holiday Poems, Poems about Friends and Family, Seasonal Poems

Poetic Techniques: Dialogue, Imagery, Narrative Poems, Pun Poems, Rhyme Schemes


From the Book Santa Got Stuck in the Chimney

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