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Top Drawer Essay — True colors

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Once upon a time in Carpenter Country …

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The cold wind blew the color away

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And so began a gray chilly day

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The trees shivered and drew in their boughs

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Awaking Leaf from her winter’s drowse

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She put on her coat of flame and gold

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and colored the woods despite the cold.

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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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