Tag: horse riding
Don’t Even Go There!
“I have a horse.” I said to the orthopedic surgeon. “Don’t even go there!” He said with a serious look. “When you come back in seven weeks and this fracture has completely healed we can talk about how to get you back on a horse. This was how my day started at the hospital Fracture…
So Many Details. So Little Time.
Dressage is all about the details. There are an infinity of details that must be remembered and carried out. Focusing on the details is the Lens Artists challenge this week given to us by Patti. This is a tough one for me as my dressage life is all about details. Endless details! But how can…
Ride the Aid!
Ride the aid. In one of my lessons this week my coach Belinda Trussell told me to “ride the aid”. What does this mean? When I give Biasini an aid I must be ready to ride the response. Is the response the one I wanted? Yes? Then ride it and remove the aid. If it…
Why do we do it?
She has hit the nail on the head!
Biasini Speaks: I’ve had a Grand Time!
Humans don’t like it if we run off with them.
Tell your inner demons to just shut up!
We are a species who thinks we can control outcome. We like to focus on what’s wrong , immerse in those problems, and then make them right. Even with good intentions, it’s a negative approach. But if I could give riders a gift, it would be a suspension of disbelief. Disbelief is the sarcastic voice…
See the Beauty!
This past weekend I took part in a three day clinic with Linda Telllington, founder of the Tellington TTouch method of working with horses and riders. “See the beauty. Do not go to the place of despair.” Linda said to us on the first day. So much is happening on our planet; wild fires, hurricanes! …
Biasini Speaks about the Blue Trail.
I have always called it a blob!
Biasini Speaks: The Goblins
They have two villages in the dead tree.
Mental Performance: Brain,Body,Behavior
It is a challenge not a crisis!
Monday Minstrel: Celebration
“Being alive everyday is blessing enough to celebrate everyday.”-—Terry Mark Celebration! This week iScriblr has given us the word Celebration as her Freedom of Expression challenge and asks us to write a blog post about what it means to us. Well, for me celebration is being able to ride my horse; to ride, to train…
Biasini Speaks: My Bodyguard’s Other Job.
This is Khan dressaging.