Entries by Deb Lee Carson

Fly Cuteness Alert #2

“LASSEN” Warning…cuteness alert! We found our fifth foal yesterday. So far there is Badlands, Denali, Lassen, Sleeping Bear, and yesterday’s wee one is, Bryce. If you recall, the 2015 foals are being named after national parks. We found our fifth foal after an already pretty special day in the park! She/He was icing on the […]

A Fly Reminisce!

Reminisce! Yesterday was a classic North Dakota March day. Howling winds, blowing wet snow, and cold temps! All the wild life literally disappeared in the park. We felt like we were in a time warp and the only life left on the planet! One loan bachelor stallion, Flax, revealed himself to us in the morning, […]

Expressing Love

Do horses express love? Melissa joined us on Saturday from Colorado. Marylu left us on Sunday afternoon, but her years working with these horses will help us tremendously in our jobs over the next few months. Marylu’s well of knowledge on the bands, where to find them, and their history runs deep! She graciously and […]

The Light of Fly

The light, the color, the textures and the subject! The morning started overcast, moist, cold, very cold – windy, very windy and ended with beautiful sunshine and light. In spite of the weather we had a long, fruitful day in the field yesterday. Before we went looking for Blaze early yesterday morning, we first headed […]

The Fly Hunt for Blaze!

I bring you this 2012 image of Blaze, wild band stallion in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. I decided to post this picture because we are going out to find him this morning. At the end of a very productive and beautiful day yesterday, we (Marylu – North Dakota Badlands Horse Group, Lincoln – Chicago resident and […]

Fly Cuteness #1

Are you prepared for cuteness this morning? Want your heart to melt? Meet Denali!!  She was born on March 17 and lives in the band of the wild stallion, Redface, in Theodore Roosevelt National Park!   Marylu Weber and I were able to find her yesterday! We cannot say we found her first. That accolade […]

A Fly Good Morning!

Good Morning from the Badlands of North Dakota! Thanks for all the support! I hope to bring you all the images that are dancing around in my imagination and those images that only nature can provide! Have an amazing day in your part of the world!Deb

The Fly Adventure

A new adventure starts today! For the next three months the wild horses of Medora, ND at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, are going to be my focus! I can’t wait to begin! This image was taken in 2012 of Wild Circus (the paint) and Wild Satellite (the gray), two wild band stallions, facing off over […]

The Wild Horse

1. What is a wild horse? 2. What does a wild horse mean to you?  3. How important are they to the history of America? 4. How much do you know about wild horses? 5. How important are they to your culture? I would love to hear your thoughts and feelings, your insights on the above questions.   Why […]