Essays

Essay — Stillness

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Sometimes, when we are really, really, really

 

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quiet

 

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The flamingos frolic

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The lizards liberate dragon wings

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The rabbit reveals her hideaway

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The four o’clocks free their tongues

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And the flower faces open their eyes

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What have you observed in the silence?

 

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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.

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