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To misquote the Beatles … ♫ to love us is to see us everywhere ♫ …

Where have we been since July, when we last posted the latest news from Carpenter Country? We were right here in Carpenter Country, of course. Except for when we were elsewhere. And we have been elsewhere.

We’ve been everywhere

 

visiting the aliens among us

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maintaining our garden

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accepting dead insects and other gifts

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digging change

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eating dessert first

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changing with the times

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moving on

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contemplating the unexplainable

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getting stung

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going home

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getting caught up in the moment

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and finding our courage

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In addition to everywhere, we’ve been there…

 

sharing salted caramel apple cupcakes
with our friend Sloane Taylor over on Divine Magazine

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enjoying an interview with Fiona McVie

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talking dialogue with cozy mystery author Elizabeth Spann Craig

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revealing the proper proportions to Sloane Taylor
(with thanks to marvelous friends and rebloggers
Gina Briganti,
Dominique Eastwick,
C.D. Hersh,
Sharon Ledwith, and
Chris Pavesic)

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sharing the blog with Southern Writers Magazine

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answering Janice Spina’s questions over at JemsBooks

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spending a green thumb moment in the garden with Catherine Castle

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getting featured on Sally Cronin’s Smorgasbord

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and sitting in the dark with Charles Yallowitz, who writes the Legends of Windermere

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We’ve been over there at Top Drawer Ink, where we…

 

learned about Diablo’s wish from Gina Briganti’s Natural Gifts series

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We’re always happy to publish YOUR story-behind-the-story on Top Drawer Ink too!
(Submission details here.)

 

We’ve been here too, and to prove that we’ve been working, here’s…

 

a sneak peek at the cover of our soon-to-be-released cozy mystery

 

Thanks for traveling with us here, there, and everywhere!

 

To love us is to need us everywhere

knowing that love is to share

We will be there
And everywhere
Here, there, and everywhere

 

Where is your journey taking you?

 

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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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