Moonlight – A Foal’s Adventure Blog Archive on October 22, 2009, 8:00

by Rochlia, age 14


A very pregnant mare entered a small canyon clearing. The darkness around her nearly made her invisible. Black canyon walls rose up to meet a stormy sky. The clouds above covered the moon and the stars. The mare shuddered as thunder shook the rocks and boulders that surrounded her. Her legs weak, she collapsed to the ground in exhaustion and fear, and waited. The thought of her helpless, little foal being born in such a horrible place terrified her.

Suddenly, she felt a sharp, painful tug near her flank. She flung her head around just in time

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