“Christmas, children, is not a date. It is a state of mind.”
– Mary Ellen Chase
Oh, one of my favorites! May we keep that Christ spirit with us all year long, all day long!
Mary Ellen Chase (February 24, 1887 – July 28, 1973) was an American educator, teacher, scholar, and author. She is regarded as one of the most important regional literary figures of the early twentieth century. Chase wrote more than 30 books, many using her cherished Maine heritage as the setting. Her most famous of these works include “Mary Peters”, “Silas Crockett”, “Windswept”, and “Edge of Darkness”.