Download PDF by Gail L. Jenner: Ankle High and Knee Deep: Women Reflect on Western Rural

By Gail L. Jenner

ISBN-10: 1493010905

ISBN-13: 9781493010905

Colicky horses, vehicles high-centered in pastures, past due nights spent in barns birthing calves—the trials and tribulations of farm and ranch lifestyles are as principal to its adventure as amber waves of grain and Sunday dinners on the ranch condo. Ankle excessive and Knee Deep collects jointly essays approximately classes realized by means of ranch ladies, cowgirls, and farmers approximately what they've discovered whereas status in or stepping out of "mud, manure, and different offal" of their everyday lives at the land. This selection of enjoyable and inspirational voices deals particular views on relationships, loss, love, marriage, and parenting and different common matters. those are modern bills of ladies suffering to maintain a life-style intact, memories of childhoods spent in open areas, and stories of overcoming obstacles—inspirational studying for urban dwellers and nation people, alike.

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