Tag Archives: Twas the Night Before Christmas

By Utah National Parks Council
Dec 24, 2013

A Visit From St. Nicholas (Twas the Night Before Christmas)

Clement C. Moore wrote “A Visit from St. Nicholas“ for his children and refrained from putting his name on the work after it was published. A year later, after another individual tried to claim it, Clement came forward as the author. He did not consider the work serious poetry and did not want it to […]

By Community Submission
Dec 18, 2013

Twas the Week Before Christmas

‘Twas the week before Christmas, and all through the town, Not a sign of Baby Jesus, was anywhere to be found. The people were all busy with Christmas time chores, Like decorating, and baking, and shopping in stores. No one sang, “Away in a manger, no crib for a bed.” Instead, they sang of Santa, dressed […]