The Picture

GirlsHorseClub.com Blog Archive on May 12, 2011, 12:56


Story by Leopard Appaloosa, age 11 | Illustration by HorsesForever, age 11

It had always been there. The picture of the horses had been in our living room for as long as I could remember, and even longer yet. The ornate gold frame was tarnished after many years hanging on the wall.

I didn’t know anything about the picture; the photographer, horses, or even whose land the horses are on. None of my friends and family knew either. Well, not until my grandma came down from England to visit. She caught me staring at the picture.

“You like the horses?” she had asked quietly.


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