Category Archives: Life

Rosie closing gate, riding Annie Moses, final step

Rosie done closing the ranch gate.  Rosie’s Quarter horse mare, Annie Moses learned a valuable lesson for ranch work.

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Rosie opening gate, riding Annie Moses, step 3

Rosie opening gate for friends

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Rosie riding Arbuckle at Effus Ranch, Arizona

Rosie, Effus Ranch, Arizona riding Arbuckle in January, 2014.  Arbuckle working followed by cattle dogs, Lily in training and the leader cattle dog, Scarlet. Rosie rescued Lily giving her a new home and work on the ranch.  The Yarnell fire … Continue reading

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Scarlet on the cattle ranch working, Rosie riding Annie Moses & leading Mr. Rosie at Effus Ranch, Arizona

Rosie, cattle rancher, horse trainer, cattle dog owner and trainer bought Arbuckle, the big bay gelding because she liked the look of him. With 9000 acres of grazing land, cattle to tend, miles of fence, Rosie likes a tall, big … Continue reading

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Scarlet, the ranch border collie

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Curious Cats

Einstein & Hawking

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Long Beach longing

Long Beach longing

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Big Ears, Kind eyes

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Glass half full

Glass Half Full? Glass half full.  One gulp and down the hatch.  She watched him, waited for his next move, a twitch, a grimace, words.  Whatever.  She knew what fueled his fire, his anger, his delight.  This could go anywhere.  … Continue reading

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ISM

Ism Your ‘ism’, my ‘ism’ Our hopes, our fears Our despair, our dreams Catechism, Criticism Optimism, Negativism Positivism, Pessimism Fanaticism, Fascism Sadism, Masochism Eroticism, Solecism Is me? Is you? Is we? Racism, sexism Imperialism, Chauvinism Scepticism, Schism Chasm, Causing, causation … Continue reading

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