I have been reading ‘The Empire of the Summer Moon’ chronicling the clash between the Calvinist Anglo settlers that began moving into Texas after the Louisiana Purchase and the Comanche who ruthlessly protected their territory from settlers. Gywnne’s book includes 34 pages of footnotes and sources so it is a well-documented report of the times. […]
My brain is beginning to work past my apraxia at least some of the time. What I need to do is catch up on mail and finances and organizing the kitchen. But the information my brain wants to organize is horse history. Or play solitaire. SO I figured I would go ahead and get the […]
I have not been posting because my brain has not been working. I was exposed to the Corona Virus in the beginning of March. I have not had a Corona Virus test because I did not need expose myself to the concentration of sick people at any medical facility when I was already vulnerable. And […]
EDITED PRESS RELEASE Tom Porter, Craig C. Downer Just released is a new 24-minute video documentary featuring the many positive contributions that wild horses and burros make to ecosystems and effectively disproves many of the lies made by their biased enemies.
When I began putting my series on horse training together, I did not realize how revolutionary my basic principles were. But now, mostly because anything people do with their horses can become part of the very public smart phone conversation, the horse industry is coming around to considering the impact that social license has on […]
It is past time for an update on the Choctaw Princess and past few months have been almost as eventful as mine, although in a generally more positive direction. In late July I found out what her previous owner meant when she talked about the mare getting a large and squishy crest on her neck. […]
I have tried to get the western medical model to admit there is something seriously wrong inside my (physical) head. Somehow I find oozing blood out of my face and into my mouth to be abnormal. Until now, my symptoms have been dismissed as mendacious malingering. However I just got a transcranial Doppler ultrasound that […]