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audio 01:22 Another View from the Lupine Field

Another View from the Lupine Field

Sometimes I zero in on the individual mountains. I gaze at them from the Lupine Field and wonder who has climbed them and what it was like when they were formed by the glaciers. There is a lot to wonder about in life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/13/2018 06:00 AM

audio 01:29 Frozen Rose Hips

Frozen Rose Hips

The vast expanse of the ocean filled my view of the horizon and it would have been easy to miss the small frozen hips along the path if I had not been observant. In the walk of life, it is easy to overlook tiny miracles that are all around us.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/12/2018 06:00 AM

audio 01:26 A Treat For the Next Hike

A Treat For the Next Hike

I discovered a butcher shop bone in the fresh snow on the trail. I knew it had been left there by a dog on a hike with its owner, only to be discovered again on their next hike. Nature leaves many treats for me to find.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/11/2018 06:00 AM

audio 01:40 Fifty Years on the Mountain

Fifty Years on the Mountain

Fifty years ago today my wife and I and our young son moved into our new home on the side of the Mountain. Many changes have taken place over the years in our lives and the original home. The Mountain is the same.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/10/2018 06:00 AM

audio 01:15 Fresh Snow on the Mountain

Fresh Snow on the Mountain

The mountain is covered with a fresh coating of snow. Skiers love to be the first to leave their tracks in new powder. When we think of life as fresh powder, each day is an opportunity to start new again.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/09/2018 06:00 AM

audio 01:52 Watching the Weather

Watching the Weather

I spend a good part of my life either watching weather reports or watching the weather wherever I am. It is a way for me to use the moment to enter a light trance that connects me with something in the vast Cosmos.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/08/2018 06:00 AM

audio 01:28 A Reminder of Seasons to Come

A Reminder of Seasons to Come

The bouquet of flowers, still in bud form when my wife received them, slowly opened as they sat in a vase on our indoor balcony. Then like magic, they opened and gave us a reminder of the seasons to come.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/07/2018 06:00 AM

audio 01:27 Frosty Island

Frosty Island

I had waited a few months to return to the sea, but a brisk icy wind kept our walk to just a few minutes. It was enough time for me to visit a frosty island in my mind. The adventure lingered long after my return to the heated cab of the truck.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 02/06/2018 06:00 AM