Red Horse on a Red Hill

Established mid year in 2016, Red Horse on a Red Hill is a blog developed for readers and fans of equestrian freelance writer, author, and blogger Hope Ellis-Ashburn to connect. Hope inspires others with her real life writings some of which talk about her favorite red horse, her Half-Arabian mare named Aallusive Angel a.k.a. “Sally.”

With a background that includes over thirty years as a horse owner and rider, a M.S. degree in Agricultural Education from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville and a B.S. degree in Horse Science from Middle Tennessee State University Hope offers a strong back ground in all things equine. In addition to being a former extension agent with UTK, she was also a member of the Horse Judging and Equestrian Teams while attending MTSU.


Hope is a member of the American Horse Publications. She has published work in the following publications: EQUUS (107,072 print subscribers), The American Quarter Horse Journal (26,400 print subscribers), The (Digital. 130,530 Facebook likes & 126,324 Facebook followers) and Arabian Horse Life (23,000 print subscribers) magazines. New clients for 2019 include: Horse Illustrated (100,000+ print subscribers), Sidelines (23,000 print subscribers), US Equestrian (100,000+ print subscribers) and Hoof Beats (circulation 13,500). She has also worked with EQ Stable from Zoetis where she was named the 2016 Equine Blogger Challenge winner!

Red Horse on a Red Hill & You

Content Writing, Guest Blogging, and Speaking Engagements


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Hope Ellis-Ashburn earned her M.S. in Agriculture Education from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville & her B.S. in Animal Science-Horse Science from Middle Tennessee State University. While attending MTSU she was a member of the Horse Judging and Equestrian Teams. A former Extension Agent with UTK holding, among other credentials, a teaching endorsement in agriculture education she is currently a teacher, freelance writer, and blogger. Hope is the author of "The Story of Kimbrook Arabians" and "Always Hope: How dairy cows and Arabian horses inspired grit in a young girl's life." A rider on a variety of breeds since the age of twelve, she has competed in Western, English, halter, dressage, hunter, and jumper classes. She currently owns a Half-Arabian mare with whom she enjoys farm life, trail riding, and competing locally in halter as well as hunter classes.

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