The Skunk in the Live Trap

The Skunk in the Live Trap

This post is a bit overdue and therefore loses a bit of of it’s hilarity for me. But I’m sitting in the passenger seat on the final leg of a crazy boondoggle to take Charlie out to Wyoming for a 30-day backpacking trip. Dave is on the phone wheeling and dealing, and I just finished a book so good (When Breath Becomes Air) that I don’t want to ruin the afterglow by starting my next one (The Sandcastle Girls).

What else is there to do but tell this tale of heartbreak and gruesome hardship of living on the rural prairie?

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