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Mary Kathryn Johnson

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in San Jose, CA, The United States
September 03




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Picture this: A woman with an 8 month pregnant baby hotel for a belly, a pink cast up to the knee on one leg and a blue cast on the other, using a walker to try to hop to the bathroom without peeing all over herself. If you can relate to being 8 months pregnant, and can't imagine how you could go through labor and delivery, care for a newborn, toddler, husband and home all while hopping around with the help of a walker because you have 2 broken legs in casts, you might want to read this book, and discover the messy, funny, poignant story of my journey. Yes, I really did break both my legs when I was 8 months pregnant. Go ahead, laugh...I did (after I cried, that is).

Since then, I have done many other things I never thought were possi

89 Days to Uncover My Gait

Picture I have ridden horses since the age of 6.

My parents moved with my maternal grandparents to a small ranch in Northern California in 1969.

I am the first grandchild, and my grandfather bought a small horse, which I cared for, and rode for the 5 years we lived with them.

During college, I got a summer job on another ranch in the small Northern California coastal town where my husband and I lived.

I lead horseback rides along th... Read more of this blog post »
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Say Bump and Take a Left

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Wonderful love story set in a troubling time. I didn't think Henry's ultimate "Long-distance love affair" choices quite fit the wonderful weaving of his character, however, but it set up for an amazing ending!
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