Something Old, Something New

Artist Gaela Erwin--www.gaelaerwinart.com If anyone thinks that sidesaddle is something of the distant past, think again.And if anyone ever thought sidesaddle was a dainty discipline for the weaker sex–well, you've got another thought coming.It is not for...

House of Nines – Johnnie Top Hat

In hats like these, you have to accept the fact that you will be noticed. This is not a hat for the innocuous seeking to be inconspicuous. Sidesaddle riders, carriage drivers, and steampunks don’t seem to be the wallflower types. Tricia Roush, the mistress of...

Skulls

Horse skulls aren’t as rare a find as all that. During the dark days of the housing crash, before they re-opened the slaughterhouses, people would simply leave horses to fend for themselves. Whatever you may think about slaughtering horses, I personally think...

Girls, Boys, and Horses

Some girls love horses. Then they discover boys and then they love boys. Some girls love horses and boys and they never get over either. That was me. I wanted to be a bareback rider in the circus when I was three. I discovered boys at three and a half. I was the fat,...