Category: Blog

Stillness

Sitting in the passenger seat of my neighbor’s truck as it crawled down the road, hazard lights flashing, I was starting to hyperventilate. The barn door had blown
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Mercy

A few days ago a former Reiki student, a beautiful, loving woman who is devoted to the well-being of animals in distress, a woman who I am now
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Tender

      A quiet evening in the barn, the air cool, the wind soft in the trees outside the door, I watch with delight as my two
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The Healing Moves in All Directions

  I shared distance Reiki sessions weekly for several months with Sid, a beautiful standard Schnauzer who was infected with cancer. During our first session, he had told
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The Divine Life of Animals

    I know that animals have a connection to the Divine because over the years the animals in my life have changed me: They have been my
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Tomorrow

Chorioptic mange, from mites, the kind that jump species. The goats gave it to the horses, who gave it to me. The vet didn’t believe the horses had
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Nurturing the Spirit with Play

    “The Spirituality of Play” was the title of the sermon given by the Reverend Jennifer Slade at last week’s service at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in
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Lucky Two

    When I walked into the barn that evening, Nancy, who owns the property where I keep my horses, was staring up into the hay loft. I
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Which Voice is It?

    Re-examine all you have been told. Dismiss what insults your soul.     – Walt Whitman   In my last post (That Inner Voice), I talked about
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That Inner Voice

  The “Huge” Tack Sale   A few years ago, forgetting that I’m not a shopper, I drove for 40 minutes to get to a “huge” tack shop
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