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Learning to Speak Horse in the Wood Between Worlds

It's been almost a year since I last wrote about where I'm at and where I plan to go as a rider and a horsewoman. Until now, I didn't have all that much to say.  Dino is still retired from dressage and competing, still fat and happy, still doing quite well with a handful of easy rides each week. He's barefoot and hairy and living a life of leisure, and I feel he's earned it a thousand times over.  I'm still catch riding. I'm catch riding a lot. There are plenty of days when I don't have anything to ride, but then there are days when I've got three horses to work and it's stressful and exhausting and absolutely wonderful. They're teaching me so much, and I'm trying my best to teach them, and it's been so challenging and fostered so much growth in my ability to Speak Horse. They are all such unique and precious beings and I am beyond blessed to have been invited to dance with them.  I'm still window shopping horse ads online every d

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