I can count on one hand and still have fingers to spare how many times Sweetheart has been so spooked I was on the verge of completely losing control and her going into a full on panic, and every single one was because of sever weather. Late afternoon today one of the neighbors' horses got … Continue reading My horse predicts the weather better than the radar
My miniature mare, Sugar, is about 8 months pregnant and she has a huge belly. And by huge, I mean it looks like someone stuffed one of those aerobics balls in her! She recently lost a lot of weight, so I am starting her on some special grain to help her, so she definitely doesn't … Continue reading Sugar’s got a baby belly!
I pulled my first calf today! Without any help! At. All. Before I explain the whole story about what happened today that led up to pulling the calf, I will explain what "pulling a calf" means for all my non-ranchy readers. Pulling a calf means exactly that. You loop special chains, rope, twine, or whatever … Continue reading I pulled my first calf!
I did something really exciting today! I applied for a freelance writing job online! It is a really simple job that doesn't pay hardly at all, but it will put some published experience under my belt, and help me get the better jobs. I have no idea if I will actually be hired, and I … Continue reading I am (I hope) going to be a (published)Writer
I am so tired it ain't even funny. I literally fell asleep in the middle of eating my Ramen Noodles yesterday. It's my own fault I'm so tired because I've been staying up late at night writing, and looking for jobs for writers online. I FINALLY finished this one part in my book that was … Continue reading My stove is threatening fire, and now heifers are calving.
I love Christmas. I'm not as over the top crazy about it anymore, but it's still one of my favorites. One of my favorite things about Christmas when I was little, was the fresh tree we would get. We didn't ever have a lot where you could go chop down your own, but they still … Continue reading It’s almost Christmas!
We are in Rapid City right now, and today when we went to the mall to do some Christmas shopping, I found the coolest store!! 90% of everything in there was swords, real swords!! And ninja stars, Kunai, nunchucks, ninja claws, and virtually every medieval sword or ninja weapon!! It took every bit of self … Continue reading I found THE coolest store!
Have you ever woken up and everything from the past few days is all jumbled up and your hopelessly confused for a minute or two? Well every once in awhile, I wake up with a headache and everything from the past week or two is one jumbled up mess with giant black holes. I call … Continue reading I can’t remember
Who else has the problem of getting one great idea after another while you're writing, but those great ideas do not come in the order that they need to be put into the book? Lately that's what's been happening to me. I've got no less than 3 chapters that are about half done that will … Continue reading A lot of random ideas
To write, is to create. To creat new worlds is to visit the places and times I will never be able to see. Through writing, I can do things only possible in dreams. To write, is to be strong, beautiful, confident, invulnerable. To write, to create, is to be Fearless! This is why it … Continue reading To Write