I love taking a long drive and seeing all the horse farms that are out in the country. Every once in awhile, I stop my car next to one of the long fences surrounding the farm, and pet the horses that wander up to me because they are curious. One day, an owner of one of the properties walked over to say hello to me, and he told me about how he does racehorse training and all the other interesting things he does.
That conversation was a turning point for me in my life. The man I met that day is now my boss. He invited me to come meet some of his horses, and he had a lot of interesting stories about what he does for a living. I had been down on my luck for awhile, and I needed a better job. He asked me if I knew anything about training, and I was honest and told him that I didn’t. Continue reading