Happiness is….

If horses are the medicine then happiness is being able to ride…

The Brilliance of Carl Hester

When I saw the ragtag daily prompt, ‘Brilliance‘ I immediately thought of Carl Hester and the day I saw him competing at the World Equestrian Games in Tryon NC last September.   Why did this make me think of Carl Hester? Because he is the acknowledged master of dressage, not only in his native Britain and…

Monday Minstrel: Looking through….

Today I am responding to the Lens-Artists weekly photo challenge. This weeks challenge (Window) comes from Leya. This photo above is a detail from a window in Wilton House in England. Here is another from Wilton House. And this is a favorite of mine. The view from the Tate Modern Gallery on London’s South Bank…

Marching Lines, Mounted Lines, Lined up Lines!

This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge is “Lines”.  Here is my response with photos from the rehearsal of the  Trooping of the Color in London England. Lines marching and mounted coming up the Mall in front of Buckingham Palace and the Horse Guards lined up waiting to start down the Mall. To see some of the…

When You’re Smiling!

This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge is the word SMILE.  So here are some of my favorite smiles….