Tag Archives: Donkeys

Hay – All Year Long

hay-bale-round closeup

Back when Keil Bay and his magnificent painted pony sidekick Apache Moon joined our family they were boarded at a small stable that encouraged self-care, which meant we were responsible for mucking stalls, cleaning and filling water buckets, and supplying all feed and hay. For nine months my two children and I drove to the […]

Back At The Barn

red barn oak tree farm country

I was away for ten days this month on a writer-in-residence retreat where I had no chores, no responsibilities except to feed myself and write, and the company of other writers who also happen to be dear friends. What more could a woman want? Anyone who lives with equines knows the answer already. The barn! […]