Christmas In Vietnam – Author Laura Marie Clark


No carol singers at the door

No cards bought from the local store

No presents sitting on the floor


No tinsel hanging from the tree

No table topped with fat turkey

No time spent with the family


A single day away from class

A holiday doomed soon to pass

A quiet, pleasant, brief Christmas


© Laura Marie Clark


Excerpt from the book “City Of The World”

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About the Author

Laura is a writer and blogger near Lincoln, England. She is the author of City of the World – a collection of poems that take the reader on an adventure living and working as a teacher in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, to explore the highs and lows of life as an expat.

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