Essays

Essay — The perfect and the not

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In the garden we saw
the beauty and the flaw

 

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The bloom of rouge and red
The sheen of golden thread

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Uneven blots of gray
A blight on the display

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The perfect and the not
They are all we have got

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Can you see past the imperfections?

 

 

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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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