Brambles and Black Horses by Karen L. Abrahamson
Approx. 10,160 words.
Published on February 25, 2012 by
Twisted Root Publishing.
Gayle lost everything in the long ago accident that killed her family's champion race horse and left her a ruined wreck of flesh and broken bones. Now, as bulldozers destroy the old farm where her love of racing was born, the appearance of a strange barefoot boy threatens to bring ruin upon her again.
Includes short story: Bees in the Morning.