Saudade and Vilomah: May 25, 2019

Saudade*/Vilomah* May 25, 2019 *Saudade – a deep emotional state of nostalgic or profound melancholic longing for an absent someone or something that one loves. Moreover, it often carries a repressed knowledge that the object of longing might never return. It brings sad and happy feelings together: sadness for missing and happiness for experiencing the…

In & Asphalt

After the rain, Mara B and her paddock pals are back in slop. When I rounded the corner to greet her, I could see her reflection in the ‘paddock pond’ that should not be there. We embraced riding ‘in’ again this afternoon and really enjoyed our trot time before heading outside. We stayed on the…