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audio 01:16 Where Fairies Play

Where Fairies Play

There are many magical places on the mountain where fairies of all ages play: the Enchanted Pathway, the Peace Garden and the old stump at the edge of the Lupine Field. I wonder how many people pass by and never notice.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/05/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:53 Maybe There's an Apple Pie in the Future

Maybe There's an Apple Pie in the Future

We recently picked a bowl full of small, wormy apples from the trees that are left in the orchard. The goal is an apple pie. There may or may not be enough apples to make one, but if we hadn’t picked the apples, we would not know for sure.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/04/2021 06:00 AM

audio 02:39 Bucking Up

Bucking Up

It is time to cut up some wood that has been drying since last year. I thought of my old buck saw and made a bucking station I cut use to easily chunk the wood up. Buck up is an old term that means take responsibility. Now is the time to be responsible fo

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/03/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:54 Hiding Places

Hiding Places

I discovered a hole on the side of the trail hidden under a mossy bank. I wondered what animal had made it. I assume it was a place to hide from larger animals. People can create hiding places in their minds by reconnecting with a positive safe place in t

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/02/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:50 Time to Harvest the Seeds

Time to Harvest the Seeds

Now that summer is almost over, many of Nature’s plants have gone to seed. That is true for the growth we have all experienced during the pandemic as our hearts have grown the seeds of change. Now is the time to plant those seeds for the future.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 09/01/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:37 Fused Together

Fused Together

There was an ancient volcano in this area some millions of years ago that spewed its lava over the mountains fusing rocks and creating interesting formations that still exist. I think of people being fused together by common causes such as spreading love.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/31/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:52 Creating a Frame for Nature's Art

Creating a Frame for Nature's Art

A lot of great art goes unnoticed because it does not have a frame to enhance its beauty. I like creating frames for Nature’s art by opening up views. I also like to “frame” people’s abilities.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/30/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:35 Well Worth the Wait

Well Worth the Wait

Every year I wonder if the two hibiscus plants with their brilliant large red flowers will grow again. It seems as if it is July before they even indicate they are still alive. Then in August they bloom again. It is well worth the wait.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/29/2021 06:00 AM