Musings from the Mind of Cassandra

I had a custom order for a necklace to go with a pair of earrings that I made.  First pic shows what I started with.  Second pic is what I ended up with.  I liked that necklace so much that I made earrings to match it (original pair that my friend liked is in the first pic)

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I started a thing. 

southpawsupply.bigcartel.com

Hand-made prints, drawn and pressed by yours truly here in lovely Austin, Texas. 

It’s small, right now, but there is more to come in the upcoming weeks and months.

Go! Click! Post! Like! Insult! Reblog! Mock! Pin? Tweet? Buy? 

Limited number on all prints - once they’re gone, they’re gone.

(Also - if you’re going to repost this, please - please - keep the links and information. I hate a muddled up feed as much as anybody, but, goddammit, just leave it be.) 

These are some of the earrings that I made for a local craft fair.  The craft fair is at the end of October.

These are some of the earrings that I made for a local craft fair.  The craft fair is at the end of October.

Quote for the day!

Quote for the day!

Things You Should Know About Introverts

Things You Should Know About Introverts

dewolfe13:

Yay!!! It is nice to find someone who understands. I’m an introvert!

Originally posted on Playfully Tacky:

From MeetTheIntroverts.com

From MeetTheIntroverts.com

1) We need to recharge alone.
This right here is the cusp of the entire introvert v. extrovert debate (if there is one, anyway) – Introverts need to be alone to recharge. We tend to get completely worn out by socializing. This is basically what it means…

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"Be a first rate version of yourself…"

“Be a first rate version of yourself…”

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There is a new show on TLC called “Botched”.  It is about plastic surgery gone wrong.  The doctors fix those surgical nightmares.  Some of the people on the program were in physical and emotional pain.  One woman was so happy and so emotional about being able to breathe through her nose for the first time since her childhood, that she made the doctor cry.

But you also see those individuals who…

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Here is a limerick for you all.  Have a great Friday!

Here is a limerick for you all.  Have a great Friday!

A day at the river is a day well spent!!!

A day at the river is a day well spent!!!

Added some new items to my eBay store!  Check it out!

http://stores.ebay.com/Starlights-Arts-and-Gifts

The black and white photo is also available in my etsy store;;;

https://www.etsy.com/shop/StarlightsGifts

Fighting off Depression

As I said in my last post, I have been in a pretty bad depressive state.  And this week was really scary…I thought I was going to get stuck in that muck again!

I have been talking to my sister-in-law about her sister for the last couple of weeks.  Her sister is in a loveless marriage.  The husband has become a relative invalid in the last several years.  He hurt his back.  He is now so obese he…

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