Cowboy

Follow Me! – Chapter 3, MY HORSE, MAGGIE STAR

Hazel waited near a small riding arena made up of wooden panels connected in a circle, known on the ranch as “the round pen”. She was brimming with anticipation. Soon Aunt Trudy would bring one of the horses in and it couldn’t be soon enough. Was it just yesterday when she had been told that she could ride a horse? …

Round Pen

Follow Me! – Chapter 4, THE ROUND PEN

“Gee, thanks!” said Hazel. “Can I draw pictures?” “Well sure. It’s yours, honey”, said her aunt. “I’ll close the round pen gate for you. Then I’ll be in the tackroom, oiling bridles. If I wait too long to clean ‘em , the leather’s gonna crack”. Hazel squeezed the journal briefly against her chest and then set it down on a …