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audio 01:34 Clearing the Clearing

Clearing the Clearing

I recently mowed the orchard, clearing away the summer’s new growth. When I first cleared it, I spent a summer cutting away the forest to find the apple trees. Once we accomplish something, it is good to keep it up.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/09/2017 10:00 AM

audio 01:36 Guarding the Trail

Guarding the Trail

As I came to the turn for Carter’s Cut, I became aware that I was being watched by a large tree spirit guarding the trail. I knew that it was aware of my positive intentions and I thanked it for being there and continued on.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/08/2017 10:00 AM

audio 01:25 A Magic Window

A Magic Window

I looked through the magic window created by the opening in the leaves and my mind soared through and out into the Cosmos. I became one with all for a moment in time that touched eternity. Nature provides many different windows.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/07/2017 10:00 AM

audio 01:29 A Ways To Go

A Ways To Go

The road, unknown, can seem as if there is a ways to go before the destination is reached. The fall foliage has a ways to go before it reaches its peak. The journey often involves the unknown. Time and distance move one step at a time.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/06/2017 10:00 AM

audio 01:38 An October Sunset

An October Sunset

I hurried to get to the top of the mountain before the sun set to the west. It was not especially spectacular until after it had sunk below the horizon. Then the sky turned golden. Sunsets and sunrises are never the same, nor is daily life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/05/2017 10:00 AM

audio 01:13 Falling Up

Falling Up

It’s taken a while for Nature to paint the landscape in reds, yellows and golds, but the season is finally falling up. It is a time to step outside and breathe the fresh air and take in this beautiful season of life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/04/2017 10:00 AM

audio 01:34 Silent Bells

Silent Bells

Looking through the camera lens I could see two bell-shaped growths on the old dead birch. I had never focused on their shapes before and now I am aware of the silent music they play as they swing in the breeze. Silent music is all around us.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/03/2017 10:00 AM

audio 01:51 Picking Time

Picking Time

It is time to pick the small crop of apples from two trees in front of our house. It has taken a long time for them to bare enough fruit to make a pie or crisp. It also takes patience when we plant a crop of positive actions for them to mature.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/02/2017 10:00 AM