The Rainbow Horse
“Travels with a Biro”
Yesterday a little girl came up to me, here at our property – she is staying with her dad in one of our cottages – and asked me if I would draw her “un cheval a l’arc-en-ciel”. A rainbow horse. WHAT is a rainbow horse ? I only had a few moments to spare so I quickly scribbled this out for her, sloshed a bit of paint over it and handed it to her. She looked at it dubiously for some time and then said (but in French, of course) “It’s not what I had in mind, Madame, but it’ll do for now …”
Catherine Broughton is a novelist, a poet and an artist. She is widely travelled and writes regularly for magazines and blog sites. Her sketches are on her web site http://turquoisemoon.co.uk . Her books are available from Amazon and on Kindle, or can be ordered from several leading book stores.
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Catherine Broughton is a novelist, a poet and an artist. Her books are available as e-books on this site:-
https://payhip.com/b/tEva “A Call from France”
https://payhip.com/b/OTiQ “French Sand”
https://payhip.com/b/BLkF ”The Man with Green Fingers”
https://payhip.com/b/1Ghq “Saying Nothing”
They are also available on Amazon & Kindle, or can be ordered as paperbacks from most leading book stores and libraries.