Category Archives: Destiny

First Frost

I do realise that it’s well past the first quarter of the year and a goal recap is in order. It’s in the pipeline. First, exciting news: our neighbours had a dusting of frost over their vlei (marshland, to our … Continue reading

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Still Alive, Part I

It’s been a little hectic. I plead first burnout, then boot camp, then a much-needed and God-given holiday over Easter. So this post (the third one in the whole of April – how sad) is about the week of the … Continue reading

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Greenies!

I’ve been going on about the big horsies quite frequently, so it’s about time we talked about the bunch of babies. There are five not-yet-competing green horses on my list each week. (“Green” is a pretty relative term around here … Continue reading

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Being a Little Brave

Today started with Revelation 1, and goosebumps down my arms at the terrifying description of our King with stars in His right Hand and a two-edged sword blazing forth from His mouth. Yet this majestic Person, this almighty Ruler of … Continue reading

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Mist on the River

An old farmer around here used to say that once there was mist on the river, the frost would come in seven weeks or less. In seventeen years, he hasn’t been wrong. Sunmer draws to a close, promising the end … Continue reading

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The Horse’s Default

Recently, I’ve started writing monthly reports for my full training clients. Many of them don’t get to see their horses work much, so to keep in touch with their training, they’d text me for updates and I found myself texting … Continue reading

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Sunrise to Sunset

One perk of long hours and changing seasons is that I get to see the sky changing every morning and evening. I suppose the sweeping expanse of colour should leave me feeling diminutive. Futile. A dirty, scrabbling little thing cowering … Continue reading

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