Category Archives: riding

Review of War Horse

War Horse – the movie and the book Review by Annette Hinrichs              This is a review of the recent movie War Horse, that as an avid horse lover, I of course went to see.  The movie starts in the beautiful … Continue reading

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Trail Ride at Jack London Park

JACK LONDON PARK RIDE Redwood Empire Trail Riders had a fall fantastic ride at Jack London State Historic Park on Sunday, October 30th. Jack London named his property in Glen Ellen the Beauty Ranch, and it’s true the location and the … Continue reading

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Promo Ideas for Your Book

Here are some ideas from Robert Digitale about promoting your book. Thanks for sharing these thoughts, Robert, with the Redwood Writers members. Fellow Writers, Snowfall Press, a custom printer for micro publishers, has posted on its Facebook site a guest … Continue reading

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Robert Digitale’s Horse Stalker Series

If you find fantasy books the next best thing to horses, this series may gallop away with your imagination as you follow the adventures of Rog, the Horse Stalker. Track Rog as he seeks the great spotted stallion in The Root of Glory, … Continue reading

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Breaking The Rules and Playing Hooky

 

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I’m In Love Again

I’m in love again. And, yes, Kevin is partly responsible for this new love. Here she is:  Meet Lynnie, (or maybe Gracie) Over the last six weeks I’d been looking for a second horse to ride. Annette and Sandy were traveling … Continue reading

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Stalled

Okay, it’s time to admit I’ve been stalled in my writing. I wouldn’t call it a writer’s block, because I can manage to write for the Redwood Writers newsletter, news articles, on other people’s blogs, FaceBook, Twitter, etc. It’s my … Continue reading

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Jack London’s Shadow

Our Tuesday morning writers critique group met on April 26th at the Grist Mill building in Glen Ellen, California. There we had our weekly meeting out on the deck of the grist mill with the office of the famous American … Continue reading

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John Smith’s Grand National – Horses’ names in poetry before the chase

John Smith’s Grand National, April 9, 2011 I challenged my good friend Arletta Dawdy to take the names of the horses entered in John Smith’s Grand National Steeplechase Blog and put them in a poem. First she laid horses names out like … Continue reading

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April Fool’s Day

How clever of the Word Press folks to mess with our “hits” scale today for April Fool’s Day. That brought a smile to me. No kidding though, today I celebrate Willa’s birthday. So here’s her photo before I go saddle … Continue reading

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