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Another way to think about "Nature" is what Robbin's suggests: "We're all, in every moment, trying to meet one or more of the 6 universal human needs":

https://www.tonyrobbins.com/mind-meaning/do-you-need-to-feel-significant/ :

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Thanks for sharing this! It resonates with me, as through my coaching work I have found a pretty consistent thread of commonality with every client, regardless of their life specifics: 1. Wanting to live a life of purpose and 2. Wanting to be loved and accepted for who they truly are, including by their own being 💕

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I’m thinking about the consensus of the Horseshow world, and what is expected versus the true nature of horses, and how they learn

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Super interesting. Animals are absolutely a great reminder/teacher of nature and how we (as humans) can miss the mark with them (and gift of them) when we get trapped in different cultural ideas of how to be in communion, partnership or even leadership with them. Feels like we lose some of the magic, no? ✨

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In the case of Harsens, we either misunderstand them completely by putting our expectations on them or we drill the magic right out of the thing by doing it over and over and expecting perfection

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