An anniversary celebration at Equamore horse sanctuary

John and I were privileged to spend another afternoon at the Equamore horse sanctuary, for a very special event: the one-year anniversary of Sara and her “person,” Equamore board vice-president Ruth Kennedy. Being a “person” to Sara means walking, grooming, and visiting her — as well as proffering treats (Sara and Ruth share an apple at the …

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BALANCE OF FRAGILE THINGS and “On the Wings of Butterflies” on exhibit in Ashland

Last week at Gallerie Karon in Ashland, it was wonderful to see more of Pegi Smith‘s beautiful work on display, including the gorgeous painting “On the Wings of Butterflies,” which of course is the image on the cover of Olivia Chadha‘s novel Balance of Fragile Things. Here’s a photo of Pegi with the book and a …

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Discovering Ashland’s Equamore Foundation

I am always amazed and awed by those who dedicate their lives to helping animals — while the rewards are many, it’s also incredibly challenging work, not only physically but emotionally. It’s always wonderful to find yet another organization devoted to helping animals live safe, healthy, happy lives after being neglected or abused … and …

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