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audio 01:28 Remnants


My wife uses quilt remnants to make face masks to wear during the pandemic. In the woods we have a lot of 200-year-old stone remnants from quarrying. In life we have a lot of remnants, unused abilities that we may find a use for if we remember we have the

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/11/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:13 Flurries


This time of year when the temperature is below freezing, I can see the snow flurries drifting across the valley. I am reminded of the snow globes that, when shaken, the scene inside is blurred until the “snow” settles. That is a good lesson for life when

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/10/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:10 Journey Through the Tunnel

Journey Through the Tunnel

There are many tunnels on the mountain, all places where my mind can journey to magical places out in the Cosmos filled with dreams and guidance. When I come back to the world around me, I am refreshed and ready for the next step in my soul’s journey.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/09/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:55 Dividing Line

Dividing Line

I could see a line in the woods where the sun and shade came together; the snow had melted and still was on the ground. Nature reminded me that even where we feel divided, we are much closer to blending than we may realize.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/08/2020 06:00 AM

audio 02:00 A Decorated Stump

A Decorated Stump

As the seasons duel each other for control of the weather we experience days of cold and snow and days of abnormal warmth. During this time I focus on the smaller joys of Nature such as a snow decorated stump. There is so much beauty to experience in life

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/07/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:22 Lost in the Leaves

Lost in the Leaves

The brook has disappeared again. There is still a trickle running under a blanket of leaves. At the same time there is a lot to discover now that the leaves have dropped. Nature gives us a lesson for life as we often lose our dreams when they are covered

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/06/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:33 I Wonder Who is Living in There

I Wonder Who is Living in There

Every time I pass by a hollow tree or log, I wonder who may be living inside. It could be a bird, or an animal that has made a den. I am not about to peek inside. I do love the mysteries that Nature creates.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/05/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:08 I can See the Glow Again

I can See the Glow Again

Now that the leaves are off the trees in front of our big window I can see the alpine glow again reflecting on the mountains across the valley. Just as the glow each of us has inside, sometimes it seems as if it has disappeared until rediscovered.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/04/2020 06:00 AM