Not Your Typical Horse Sport

Cedar Creek, VA. The year, 2004. My mother and I packed our bags and prepared for battle. We joined up with a few friends and embarked…

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Gravity Hill ©Peggy Vurgason


The Legend of Gravity Hill

It was the summer of 1969 and I had just completed my sophomore year at Notre Dame High School in Lawrenceville, NJ. I was proud…

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Books and Film

Learning to Fall

The truck lurched. Then again. My stomach jolted to my throat. We heard a loud bang, and the truck swerved. “What was that?” I bolted…

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I Think My Pony May Be Magic

I think my pony may be magic. I first realized her powers When she made one of my worst days, One of my best. Or…

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Photo: Melinda Folse


Saddle Up Your ‘Someday’

“No matter where you go… there you are.” This quote actually comes to us from Confucius, the well known Chinese teacher, editor, politician and philosopher…

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Groom sitting down on the job


11 Ways to Get Out of a Horse Slump

At some point in time we have all been there, a place we thought couldn’t possibly exist—the horse slump. Although it’s hard to admit you’re in…

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Don’t Call My Horse Ugly

This morning I shared a photo of my horse, Spike. I posted in a couple of Facebook groups that I belong to, and within literally…

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