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audio 01:49 The Tinest Apples

The Tinest Apples

The crab apple tree has some of the tiniest apples I have ever seen. The birds are about the only ones that notice the little fruit. There are people who have abilities that go unnoticed because they are not the flashy ones. They are often special.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/18/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:32 Just Enough for a Taste

Just Enough for a Taste

I had forgotten about the old plum tree that hardly ever bears fruit. When I took photos of surrounding trees, I discover one ripe plum. It was just enough for a taste to remind me of what Nature can provide for us.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/17/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:14 Hard to See

Hard to See

I caught a little movement out of the corner of my eye as I walked a trail and discovered a tiny toad almost impossible to see. I paused, photographed it, and went on my way with a smile, feeling grateful for this brief encounter.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/16/2018 10:00 AM

audio 02:06 Too Much to Bear

Too Much to Bear

The bears have been enjoying the apples and pears this year. I discovered a broken limb on an apple tree in the orchard. A bear had climbed up to get the fruit. People often feel like life is too much to bear, but we have Belief to help us.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/15/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:30 Can You Hear the Bear Hollering

Can You Hear the Bear Hollering

The original title of this podcast was Copper Peak, but as I recorded the message I captured two bear hollers that were close to the house. You never know when wildlife wants to add their voices to the podcasts.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/14/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:25 Before the Leaves Change

Before the Leaves Change

I wanted to capture one more photo before the leaves began their change into their autumn colors to remind me of the summer just past. Once the movement begins, we can all embrace positive changes in all part of our lives.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/13/2018 10:00 AM

audio 02:05 Old Tom

Old Tom

I watched a pair of large old Tom turkeys grubbing for food on our freshly mowed lawn. I thought back to a time when I longed to see this bird here in New Hampshire. I wondered what stories Old Tom could tell as well as old people’s tales.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/12/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:59 Graceful Flowers

Graceful Flowers

Earlier this summer, one of the Center Members planted some perennial flowers in the planter at the beginning of the Grace Trail. Now these graceful plants have beautiful flowers that may touch the lives of those that walk by.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/11/2018 10:00 AM