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Dumped to Die

On a cold new year’s day in 2013, I got a call about a little horse that was all alone on a vast landscape of a salt marsh on a tidal flood plain. 563 more words


Foto Friday: Progression

Same show, same horse, different years:

Sultan’s Miracle Man
Mid-South Spring Premiere
Sandra Hall Photography
Used with permission

A web image is an authorized, low-rez version from the photographer of a purchased photo. 8 more words


Chapter 26

Joey McKay was a frustrated young man, and he didn’t handle it well.

He hadn’t found the dam of FlyForHome, the three-year-old colt who had just won the Derby and the Preakness, and who might, in a week, win the Belmont Stakes and the Triple Crown. 842 more words

Alone Time

May 27 & 28, 2015

Work is slowing down a bit and I took a couple of mornings to spend some time with the girls one-on-one. 610 more words


Posting Trot

“Today, you’re going to learn the posting trot,” Maureen declares as I hop onto Hawk’s back. “Posting?” I ask excitedly. At Maureen’s nod, I smile and glance over at Kayley, who has also mounted Shannon. 895 more words


Outdoor Arena

I cough, the dry and gritty dirt choking me, filling my nose until I can barely breathe. The grey light feebly pokes through the clouds of dust, making everything hazy and shapeless. 850 more words


Daisies and Butterflies

I don’t aspire to be a writer. I have no desire to be a well-known, gal-of-the-moment blogger with a million followers. Lord knows I’m not equipped for any of that. 408 more words