Is Dressage Going to the Ponies?

Is Dressage Going to the Ponies?

  How a rescued pony and a determined trainer are changing the way we view size in competitions. Professional dressage trainer Ashley Kennedy, with her long auburn hair tucked under a ball cap, lovingly drapes an arm over the back of her talented equine partner—a 13.3...
Haters Just Lose

Haters Just Lose

Acts of Hatred, Hate Crimes, and Degradation of Others In light of a recent hate crime committed at the local high school wherein four youth were charged with painting racist graffiti on school property, I started giving a lot more thought to the nature of hate and...
Five Ways to Combat FoMO—the Fear of Missing Out

Five Ways to Combat FoMO—the Fear of Missing Out

Is Social Media to Blame? Social media has been vilified as causing negative behavior from increased violence, suicides, and social isolation. Of course in and of itself, social media is not evil, although sometimes we tend to portray it in that light. It is, however,...