In the meantime I've been reading a terrific book by another Long Rider - Khyber Knights by CuChullaine O'Reilly, one of the founders of the LRG. It's got me dreaming of another ride, studying Sir Walter with an eye to how he would handle, oh, lets say Mongolia...
A mule-riding artist's barn life & artwork between travels
For the blog of the solo mule ride from Mississippi to New Mexico in summer 2013, visit muletriptalk.blogspot.com.
K. Cooper's contemporary paintings and mural projects can be seen at cooperstudio.weebly.com. She's not doing equine art commissions at this time.