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audio 01:33 A Magical Moss Island

A Magical Moss Island

The tiny moss island with a dried leaf shoreline and surrounded by an ocean of snow caught my eyes. The kid in me came out in my mind and I journeyed this tiny world. Being a child is something many adults forget how to do.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/20/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:11 Unadorned Beauty

Unadorned Beauty

In the dark and dank landscape of November I find unadorned beauty. The bare limbs and gray bark of the trees, the faded browns of fallen leaves, and the foreboding sky cause me to pause and give thanks.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/19/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:15 November Finds

November Finds

Once all the fall color has faded away, November provides the opportunity for many new finds that were hidden throughout the landscape. When I discovered some lingering mushrooms, I realized my day was being enriched by Nature.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/18/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:40 Hiding in the Shade

Hiding in the Shade

From the edge of the Lupine Field I could see snow hiding in the shade where the sun’s rays could not find it. Our mind has a shaded section that hangs onto old thought patterns.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/17/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:27 White Caps

White Caps

The tops of the highest mountains are now wearing their winter white caps. The valley is still in the middle of the transition from snow to melt to snow again. I can feel the winter winds blowing across the peaks. I feel calmness in the change.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/16/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:35 Snow on the Leaves

Snow on the Leaves

The first snow came before many of us here in the mountains were fully prepared. In fact, the leaves were being blown off the front lawn while the snow was coming down. Still, there was beauty in the moment.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/15/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:24 Looming in the Distance

Looming in the Distance

As I stepped out into the top of the Lupine Field, what I saw looming in the distance could strike fear or excitement into the hearts of many. The signs of coming winter were there. I chose to enjoy the moment with all its beauty.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/14/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:48 Patient Creativity

Patient Creativity

Working with machinery and tools often requires a good deal of patience to safely achieve the creative results one is seeking. This is especially true when working the land. It is good for the mind, body, and soul and for all who visit.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/13/2017 11:00 AM