Carpo is a goddess of the Fall. She is nurturing and gregarious, generally warm, but has a cold streak a mile wide. While her sisters oversee the barren winter and fruitful spring, Carpo is responsible for both the withering of autumn and the plenty of the harvest. She has little sympathy for those who will not work to prepare themselves against the winter, and a sharp temper that she turns against those who try and tell her what to do.
Only the harvest goddesses of the Olympian pantheon are allowed to give her such direction, and even then she sees herself as their handmaiden, not their mindless servant. Continue reading