[Reading Horses of the Midnight Sun] eBook By Tory Bilski
Very interesting look at the modern Icelandic horse what they re like to
Train To Ride How to ride how is a growing appreciation for them outside of Iceland I kind of wish that Bilski had ither gone full lecturer and just focused on Icelandic horses or gone full self help and focused on the spiritual nature of her trips
BUT I GET A FEELING THAT SHE REALIZED THAT I get a feeling that she realized that is not knowledgeable The Extremely Unfortunate Skull Valley Incident enough aboutither thing Twice during the book she relates awkward conversations she has with people in the US where they ask her So you go to Iceland and ride horses and then she realizes that they don t care much about her answer This book sort of feels like someone said to her You should write a book about your adventures And then she did She just really really loves the horses but there s nothing profound than that I mean that s a fine reason but still She isn t a vet or a breeder and not ven a super strong rider She goes once a year f I sped through this book The first 23 of it is both fun and funny the descriptions of her friend group had
me laughing out loud while the nding had me in tears As a horse rider I also appreciated how laughing out loud while the Beyond All Reason ending had me in tears As a horse rider I also appreciated how I learned about Icelandics seemed really well researched and piued my interest in the bredIceland s horse history Sincerely recommend I had a hard time putting down this adventurous honest wondrous memoir I m not a rider and I ve never been to Iceland but I found myselfntirely How To Tempt A Tycoon Savage Tales 5 Invitation To Eden 24 enthralled by the stories of these women and their annual gatherings The author s personality and voice feel clear and frank and it sasy to relate to her words and feel completely sucked in to the Secrets In The Fire experience Thoughts soon These were our tales these were the times these were the women and this was the place This line from thend of the book wraps up the whole adventure I njoyed reading this book so much and it felt like Tori Sylvie Eve Allie Margotwere my friends being the horse girl that I am The author didn t know them really when she went on the first trip and after 11 years they were like Travel writer Tory Bilski's HORSES OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN A TRAVEL MEMOIR OF ICELAND recounting her 12 summers at a horse farm in Thingeyrar a windswept place of haunting desolate beauty.
YOUR LEGS WITH ON A COMFYlegs with on a comfy and dive into to find yourself out there in the windy Iceland with the
STURDY HORSES WITH NAMES SUCH AShorses with names such as Freya or Gnott That girl team of theirs is great too I admit I wasn t much interested in the Icelandic horse before but I sure am nowFurther readingA Good Horse Has No Color Searching Iceland for the Perfect Horse My first connection was finding a picture of an Icelandic horse on Google I looked at it veryday and I couldn t think of anything The Marvel Super Heroes Guide Book else Tory Bilski is In herarly 40 s when she becomes obsessed with the idea of riding an Icelandic horse in it s native setting An Euitour whets her appetite but it s not until she meets Eve the owner of a horse farm in the Berkshires that she is able to return to Iceland for the xperience she has been yearning for Over a period of about ten years for a week very summer Tory accompanies Eve and a group of up to Mountain Man Mountain Man 1 eight women to Thingeyrar an Icelandic horse farm owned by breeder and trainer Helga It s an opportunity for Tory to leave behind the stresses of ordinary life and connect with the wild horses under the midnight sun Notvery trip is blissful some are marred by the weather others by personality clashes but Bilski is always Hola Amigos eager to return and this traveloguememoir shares a little of her personal life her friendship with the women with whom she travels herxperiences in Iceland and her soul deep connection to the Icelandic horses These were our tales these were the times these were the women and this was the place Icelandic horses are a special breed its pedigree is mixed but uniue to Iceland which has not permitted the import of other horses for centuries Though I have no particular love for horses I do think the Icelandic breed is appealing and they look wonderful galloping across the gorgeous Icelandic plains long manes flying despite their short and stocky statureBilski writes well and I found Wild Horses of the Summer Sun to be both an Their Words Are Music engaging and interesting read. Ove of place wild rides growing friendships and unexpected adventuresach year bring about a discovery of self for the author to Jessica Case at Pegasus for publication in spring 201.
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that would be a huge clich and willwould be a huge clich and will this great book no good at all It s than that it s about friendship life lessons the beautiful and interesting history of Iceland I was surprised about the history of Agnes Magnusdottir in the book as I ve read the book Burial rites from Hannah Kent about Agnes and of course the spiritual bond between a person and the beautiful and mystifying Icelandic horse I picked up this memoir because my mom and her cousins went to Iceland and had a great xperience I wanted to learn and maybe plan a trip I m really glad I picked up this book because I knew nothing about the country s horse culture but learned so much The book was fast paced and compelling and I laughed uite a bit Will definitely be suggesting to my mother and her cousins as well Tory Bilski travels to northwest Iceland with a group of women multiple years in a row to ride Icelandic horses I think this is best for peop
I Had Hesitations About Thishad hesitations about this because it felt to me like it would probably be a fairly conventional white woman s memoir I gave it a chance because I too love Icelandic horses On page 15 as a non binary reader I was alienated by a joke if we can live in an Principles Of Wood Science And Technology era where people can be gender fluid I think we can be age fluid as well This joke is unnecessary and betrays a deep misunderstanding of trans identities and now I know that this book was never meant for me So disappointing I am here for the horses All the other social and group dynamics are secondary Or tertiary I m here for the horses the sense of place and lastly the company Just like the author in the uote above I m here for the horses Horses and Iceland The women were not my reason for reading this book So of course Ixpected it to be about the horses With some background about the Icelandic breed itself All of it was there but it wasn t sadly the focusStill I liked it And it was li. Run by Helga an Icelandic horse whisperer; she spends a week ach year with a group of kindred female souls both loved and tolerated all of whom are besotted with Icelandic horses;