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This Horse Ain't Broke

They used to call it breaking a horse.  Many still do.  Breaking his spirit, breaking his independence.  Taking something correct and complete and destroying it.  It’s fitting terminology for what it used to look like (and still does in some circles). 603 more words


Three Day Quote Challenge: Day 1

Rules for the challenge

  1. Thank the blogger who nominated you
  2. Post 1-3 quotes a day for 3 consecutive days
  3. Nominate 3 bloggers each day

I was nominated by… 116 more words


What I Could Get Done Today

I woke up at 2:30 a.m. in a clammy sweat, wondering if I have what it takes.  I have a young horse, about half-broke, who needs many hours of careful, confident riding to get to a steady state.   379 more words


Ruger Blackhawk Flattop

  I think at some point, every boy in the States dreams of being a cowboy. Some of those dreams are carried into adulthood and manifest themselves in the form of various trinkets or items that have varied usefulness. 1,522 more words


Sandhill Cranes

This gallery contains 4 photos. My first encounter with a family of (Greater) Sandhill Cranes happened when the second colt (or chick) hatched on our visit to the Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary on May 26.  372 more words


To Be: Comforted

“Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.”
Matthew 5:4 KJV 29 more words