“I discovered that the horse is life itself, a metaphor but also an example of life’s mystery and unpredictability, …

Jane Smiley

The unpredictability of life excites some people and is source of worry and anxiety for others. I’m afraid I am in the second group. I see in my mind’s eye who I am … perhaps more the vision of who I wish to be.


“Everything you want is on the other side of fear.”

Jack Canfield

Devon Combs, Beyond the Arena, wrote, “The best parts of my life have been experiences, not things. Specifically as a result of taking risks and stepping into the unknown. Of saying yes to an adventure and trusting where it’s going to lead me.”

I read this with admiration and inspiration to do the same. Where will this decision to take the risk … to take the first steps, to live the fulfilled life I dream of, take me? I will trust in the process and begin the journey. I look forward to sharing with you the direction it takes. The “mystery and unpredictability” of the experience and the people I meet along the way.