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audio 01:38 Hidden in the Rye

Hidden in the Rye

Besides the lupine there are other treasures hidden in the rye, including goldenrod whose bright yellow flowers provide a source of late season pollen for the bumblebees. A friend and I discovered our childhood again, hidden in the rye.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/28/2016 10:00 AM

audio 01:31 Emerging from the Shadows

Emerging from the Shadows

I stood in the shadows and gazed out at the mountains now exposed in the sun’s spotlight. I thought of all the people who have waited in the shadows waiting for their abilities to be seen. Now is the time to shine.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/27/2016 10:00 AM

audio 01:37 Well Rounded

Well Rounded

Many years ago the glacier that covered this area with a thick coat of ice shaped the mountains as it receded. People are shaped by life events, but at least we always have a choice to reshape ourselves again.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/26/2016 10:00 AM

audio 01:29 Cloud Shark

Cloud Shark

The cloud shark glided silently across the sky in search of its prey, smaller clouds floating nearby. I know that my mind may be creating the images I see in the clouds, and I also know that those images may help guide me in life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/25/2016 07:24 AM

audio 01:36 Fall Colors

Fall Colors

I am surrounded by the colors of fall from the maroon blueberry leaves to the brown of the ferns. Each day there are changes. Those that focus on the past or the future may just pass by this beautiful season of life without notice.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/24/2016 10:00 AM

audio 01:30 Treasure in the New Field

Treasure in the New Field

Recently we discovered treasure hiding in the new field. To us it was better than gold or gems. It was new lupine plants. To us that means that next spring we will look out on a priceless view filled with lupine blooms.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/23/2016 10:00 AM

audio 01:30 Transitioning


The seasons are transitioning from summer into fall. It is a wonderful time to take stock of our journey, examine our passions and set goals to help point us in the right direction.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/22/2016 10:27 AM

audio 01:27 Delicate Fall Bouquets

Delicate Fall Bouquets

The hills are alive with delicate fall bouquets of all sizes. I harvest them with my camera, choosing which ones will linger for a while in my mind and on the computer screen. As I walk the landscape the fall air clears my head.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/21/2016 10:00 AM