Spirit of Horse Blog

Inspirations and Insights from Kim McElroy.

“We Are” ~ Love of Horses E-Inspiration

Prints and Posters available at www.spiritofhorse.com “We Are” The love of horses Begins in wonder Simmers in dreams Is realized with challenge And expands into awe” ~ Kim McElroy When I was about 11 years old I drew a picture of a horse’s face blended with a woman’s face in such a way as they shared the same eye. Even at that young age, I sought to express my feelings that women and horses were spiritually connected. In ...[Read More]

“In Rhythm” ~ E-Inspiration

"In Rhythm" “The horses drift through a deep sea of grass windblown like waves from which . . orcas surface and spout into air pressed by . . . wings of cranes each life in rhythm for one moment in time.” ~ Kim McElroy “In Rhythm” individual and set available as posters and prints at www.spiritofhorse.com 25% discount until August 2nd, 2010 – use discount code: Rhythm I was bless ...[Read More]

Unseen Realms ~ Part 1 ~ some of my first intuitive experiences with horses

Childhood Dreams I spent my childhood wanting to be a horse, and then turned to drawing them as the best way to express who I thought horses were.  I had limited contact with horses, so my imagination supplied the rest.  I imagined that horses could think and feel as I did, and the mystery of their nature was often the focus of my thoughts and my art. In 1995, when I acquired a horse of my own, th ...[Read More]

“Fantasy” ~ e-Inspiration

“Fantasy” “May the golden rays of Universal Wisdom Touch your heart And be transmuted into hues of healing.” ~ Kim McElroy “Fantasy” is one of my early works.  I was inspired to use bright colors and flowing lines in the style I call Spirit Sketches.  This dynamic horse is trotting with high steps toward a bright future.

Full Circle ~ e-Inspiration

“Full Circle” You are surrounded by the wisdom of Nature The guides of the past, present, and future Travel with you through time As they watch over you They shine their benevolent light Into your open heart Hear the rhythmic crashing of the waves Like the inhale and exhale of the Earth Gaze into the rainbow waters And find the clarity and direction Of your true self ~ Kim McElroy

Leap of Faith e-Inspiration

“Leap of Faith” As you peer into the intangible darkness of the unknown I will be there with you. The darkness will become as soft as velvet. The empty void will be filled with the warmth of our living breath. Reawaken the love buried in your crystal heart Watch it begin to glow like an iridescent sunrise As the darkness of doubt is dispelled by trust. Transformation is only possible if you shed t ...[Read More]

Keep your heart open ~ “Everlasting Shades of Amber”

  I challenge you to keep your heart open And know that love is eternal Release your fear and gallop with me into the unknown Life is unpredictable So keep moving forward Dance with your inner tiger in fierce and joyful play The riches of your life are in The gift of each new day And the treasure of love in your heart ~ Kim McElroy Shades left the earth to soon.  His owners knew of my art and ...[Read More]

“Windwalker” e-Inspiration “Heart’s Desire”

“Heart’s Desire” There was a time when you knew your own heart, and you followed it boldly into new adventure. You have never lost that connection. I have carried it for you through the storms of life. You will remember what you were looking for. It will appear in a glimmer of an inspiration, an awakening of knowing, or a ripple of excitement. Those feelings are clues to the myst ...[Read More]

“The Magic of Unicorns”

Unicorn of the Sky blog “Unicorn of the Sky” “When the last moon is cast, over the last star of morning and the future is past, without even a last desperate warning… Look into the sky where through the clouds a path is formed Look and see, how she shimmers, it’s the last Unicorn.” ~ Lyrics from the song “The Last Unicorn” by Jimmy Web I have painted unicorns as long as I have painted horses. They filled my c ...[Read More]