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Beliefs As The Willingness To Be Different

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Why You Need To Take Yourself Seriously. You Know, Make A Big Deal Of Yourself.

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On The Importance Of Imagination, Archetypes & The Mythic

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On Glimmers, Shards & Small Happinesses

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On Mothering, Matrescence & Horses

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On Navigating Difficult Conversations

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On Balance, Or Allowing Movement To Organise The Posture

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On Holding Fast, When Life Gets Lifey & You’re Not Sure You’re Down With It

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6 Things To Think About When You’re Short On Time (But Still Want To Work Your Horse)

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On Pressure or, How Tightly Do You Hold Things When Only Lightness Is Needed?

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Training While Holding A Tea Light Candle (Or Going Against The Grain)

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Time: Did You Feel The Clocks Go Back?

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Things I’m Thinking About #3

Things I’m thinking about: 1. Riding Merc yesterday, I was thinking about how the more stoic horses, or those we might consider to the heavier

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Things I’m Thinking About #2

Things I’m thinking about 1. I was poo picking in the paddock yesterday and thinking about our relationship to time. How we can so easily

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Things I’m Thinking About #1

Things I’m thinking about: 1. At the moment, the entirety of our herd is grazing the front paddock. This feels like a delicious and wholly

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What’s Your Relationship To Tension?

What’s your relationship to tension? I know when I started my adventures understanding more about the body, the main preoccupation was in developing softness, pliability,

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You Aren’t Entitled To Success

You are not entitled to success.You are not entitled to things working out.A horse, even one you label as your own, neither requires nor demands

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Can You Learn To Read A Body?

Can you learn to read a body?Every body expresses a story. The story of everything that came before.I’ve had many conversations with trainers and riders,

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A Normal Amount Of Discomfort

This week, I’ve been reading lots of articles about women in the wild. Adventurers, hikers, campers, who set out to the mountains and forests in

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Birds Coast When They Can

There’s a beautiful phrase I hold gently in my hands, that I’ve adopted as one of my mottos for living. “Birds coast when they can”

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On Loneliness

Before I started writing this, I was staring at my screen for a good few minutes, wondering how to begin. The thing is, I have

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Coming To Your Senses

There’s a negative cycle we get stuck in when we find ourselves living more often than not in our fight flight or sympathetic nervous system.

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The Weekly Feels #2

I always have the best of intentions of sharing my adventures in real time when I’m on the road. The truth of it is, however,

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The Weekly Feels #1

This week has been a whirl of last minute getting ready-ness, goodbyes, long haul flights, hellos, new people, and horses. I was thinking about the

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If I Run Out Of Brave…

​My littlest boy Tommy was off playing in the snow today. My husband, Giles, just sent me a message that he went on the ski

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On The Mystical & The Magical

Our life, our body, our experience, our emotions are an intimate co-mingling with the world around us. Wonder is our innate state. Our lineage is

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View Finding

To get from the paddock where Merc lives to the arena involves a mini expedition. We wind our way up the track, keeping left; a

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Posture From The Inside Out

A few years back, I remember having a conversation with Warwick Schiller about relaxation. I had recently bought my big warmblood mare, Nadia, and I

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Eyes To The Horizon

There’s a track that I follow that winds through the paddocks to the trees at the back of our property. You first go through a

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Conversations On Tension

I know when I started my adventures understanding more about the body, the main preoccupation was in developing softness, pliability, and flexibility. Tension was something

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On Vitality

I did a thing this morning which is something that I talk about with the glorious peeps I work with; I started searching for articles,

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On Grief.

A few days ago, I wrote how I lost my precious yearling Bear. Since that time, I have adventured through the depths of my own

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Beginning With Brilliance

Yesterday, I slipped out into the afternoon sun, grabbed a halter and walked up the farm to get Saffy out of the paddock. I had

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