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The Stubborn Mule and the Easy-Going Duck

Stubborn Mule, Charlie Castor, Stubborn, Fun with Depression

As the Daily Prompt suggests, we seem to think of a stubborn person in the way that we think of a stubborn stain; both of which refuse to be ignored or to disappear quietly. Stubborn people hold onto their opinions steadfastly and with conviction. Whereas we tend to think of the easy-going person as a gentler soul whose statements are like breezes that lightly ruffle our hair.  But is being a stubborn mule a good thing to be? Continue reading The Stubborn Mule and the Easy-Going Duck

Our House: Slugs and Stairs

House, Charlie Castor, Fun with Depression

Our House

The house that I grew up in was odd in ways that I’ve only begun to appreciate fully, in recent years. But I’m sure it was similar to yours, in some ways. Continue reading Our House: Slugs and Stairs