Tevis, Virtual and Otherwise, 4 Miles, 3 Days

Riding Journal Awareness of the outside world. I can’t bitch about gatherings and then give the groups I like a pass. So, I did wonder if this was the best choice of activities at the moment. The ride itself was outside and social distant by default. The travel? The hotels? No masks anywhere, but then,Continue reading “Tevis, Virtual and Otherwise, 4 Miles, 3 Days”

Email from the Moon, Landing Day, Fiction

Dear Laura: Well, I’ve experienced my first Landing Day here on the moon. It was intense. It’s a much bigger deal up here than it is down there, as you can imagine. Does anyone on earth even bother to remember what happened on July 20, 1969? We do. I can tell you. At 20:17 UTC,Continue reading “Email from the Moon, Landing Day, Fiction”

Hitting The Bricks, Walk Report, Splash of Color Dash Virtual 5K

Fit To Ride Awareness of the outside world. “A portion of the proceeds going to support Old Friends Equine.” BreyerFest Blog: Splash of Color Dash! In other news, the Olympics starts today. Can’t say that I think it’s the best choice. Then again, it’s easy for me to sit at home and shake my finger.Continue reading “Hitting The Bricks, Walk Report, Splash of Color Dash Virtual 5K”

My Non-Virtual Life, Weather Update

Riding Journal Awareness of the outside world. Wildfires in the western US. Terrible floods in Europe and China. Extreme heat everywhere. If only we’d had warning.~~~ tldr: Amount of rain up; amount of riding down. Rain. So much rain. We’ve had gully washers. This is a walk in a local park *after* the flood hadContinue reading “My Non-Virtual Life, Weather Update”

Virtual Railbirding, Lexington Junior League Charity Horse Show 2021, Guest Photo

The Horse World Kori approves of horse show programming. Cat and TV belong to … [Macho Dresses Up As Dr. Whooves] … Michelle, of Tardis dress fame. She and I each bought the Richfield Video livestream of the Lexington Junior League Charity Horse Show at the Kentucky Horse Park. We spent the week cheering … …Continue reading “Virtual Railbirding, Lexington Junior League Charity Horse Show 2021, Guest Photo”