History of the Christmas Stories
“Anticipating Christmas,” which was published in the Highland Villager on December 7, 2016, is the 19th story in a long standing holiday tradition. To read “Anticipating Christmas” click on the link at the top of this page.
Here is the history behind “Anticipating Christmas” and its 18 predecessors. St. Paul writer Roger Barr wrote “The Last Christmas” in late 1996 as a one-off short story about a remarkable nativity scene and its impact on a father-son relationship.