The temperature was cold as all get out in Carpenter Country.
The thermometer hovered at freezing.
Frost glittered the barn roof.
The fountain sprouted icicles.
And the jolly fisherman set off to catch his limit.
How do you spend a chilly day?
***** ABOUT THE AUTHOR *****
HL Carpenter is a mother/daughter duo who write family-friendly fiction from their studios in Carpenter Country, a magical place that, like their stories, is unreal but not untrue. When they’re not writing, the Carpenters enjoy exploring the Land of What-If and practicing the fine art of Curiosity. Visit Carpenter Country at hlcarpenter.com.