Luce Stellare ~ Starlight

A Journal reflecting on the softer side of life. A little mystical. Sometimes magical

Category Archives: Equine

A View from Letter A – Pineland Farms – Carl Hester MBE

The woodlands and fields surrounding Pineland Farms Equestrian Center in New Gloucester Maine were shrouded in thick mist on Sunday morning. A young horse sculpture, Gwyneth McPherson fondly calls Rusty, watched as travelers drove through the entry gates and parked in the adjacent fields A select group of 14 horse and rider teams participated in …

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Never a Last Ride; Older Adults Riding Horses

“C Bar Joker was an Appaloosa raised by a teenage boy. When he joined the army, the horse ended up at the stable where Sharon took riding lessons. He missed the boy so much he kinda soured on people and would not go along with anything. Sharon leased him, and later on, brought him home.” …

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A Day with Pino

Since the age of twelve, I’ve wanted to have a horse of my own. I cannot say why or how the fascination started but the ambition is one step closer to reality. Pino, I am leasing Pino for the winter from my riding instructor. He is an eleven year old Andalusia gelding living quietly in …

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