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The Doll Maker #3 — But why so many trunks in the attic?

Yes, why?

After spreading the stacks of old paper, notes, recipes, and scrolls on the table I paused.

An ornate gold framed mirror hung on the wall. Gold leaf; yes I applied the gold leaf to that mirror. When was that?

But this…

No, I must go see what’s buried at the bottom of that trunk.



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Katie Michaelson

Katie Michaelson


I’m a retired therapist who specialised in parenting. I write on the edge of verse and prose about plants and people and simple things.