book tree“God bless us, everyone.”

“Every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings.”

“You’ll shoot your eye out.”

“Christmas isn’t just a day. It’s a frame of mind.”

What if those Christmas characters had more than a few sentences attributed to them? What if they wrote a book? In my Christmas musings, they did. I thought up twenty bestseller book titles for the Publishers Somewhere Weekly. 1-10 on the list today; check tomorrow for 11-20

Can you guess the authors?

  1.  Percussion in My Blood
  2.  Lighting the Way
  3.  How to Stay off the Grid While You Travel Around the World
  4.  60 Years of Living Green
  5. From Miser to Master of Compassion: My Story
  6. The Truth About Bells and Wings
  7.  Representative of the Impoverished: Still Blessed After All These Years
  8. 10 Ways to Increase Muscular Strength and Flexibility
  9. Stories Told While Stargazing: A Collection from Three Guys Who’ve Been Around
  10. How to Deal with a Difficult Boss: Sometimes People Really Are Not Doing the Best They Can

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OK, here they are:

  1. The Little Drummer Boy
  2. Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
  3. Santa Claus
  4. The Grinch
  5. Scrooge
  6. Clarence
  7. Tiny Tim
  8. Ten Lords a-Leaping
  9. Three Wise Men
  10. Bob Crachit

Merry Christmas!

Ethel Lee-Miller enjoys playing with words, musing, and sharing her ideas. She’s always on the lookout for “seeds” for new stories