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post #1 of 5 Old 08-15-2013, 02:11 AM Thread Starter
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Healing Horses

I've been doing equine assisted psychotherapy, and it's been really helpful to me. I wrote this poem:

Healing Horses

Perceptive beings who . . .

. . . Read my heart and understand my soul,
. . . Discern what I’m feeling and what I need,
. . . Understand my fears, my apprehension, my pain,
. . . Communicate spirit to spirit,
. . . Are patient with me as I learn,
. . . Listen without judgment,
. . . Easily trust me,
. . . Know me, at times, better than I know myself,
. . . Help me relate, achieve, and understand,
. . . Teach me about myself, the world, and people,
. . . Build my confidence, and renew my resolve,
. . . Facilitate introspection, learning, and progress,
. . . Teach me about my intuition and how to trust it,
. . . Live in the moment and remind me of the simple things.

Lovingly they share their hearts with me.
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post #2 of 5 Old 08-15-2013, 09:56 AM
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Lovely poem. You described the relationship between horse and rider (particularly one that is healing) so well. <3
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post #3 of 5 Old 08-15-2013, 04:42 PM
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All very true - awesome poem!

A horse is a mirror to your soul. And sometimes you may not like what you see. - Buck Brannaman
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post #4 of 5 Old 08-15-2013, 09:41 PM
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Love it. I agree with everything you said there.
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post #5 of 5 Old 08-16-2013, 02:49 AM Thread Starter
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Smile Thank You

Thanks for your comments. :)
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