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audio 01:34 Two Frogs of Different Colors

Two Frogs of Different Colors

On the edge of the meditation pond in the Peace Garden I saw two frogs soaking in the rays of the sun on a warm August afternoon. One was bright green and the other a very dark green. I thought of all sorts people coming together to find peace.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/28/2021 06:00 AM

audio 02:11 A Visit From a Real Life Fairy

A Visit From a Real Life Fairy

We were recently visited by Jenifer Okubo, from Long Island, New York, someone I will call a real life fairy who goes about her life spreading love and healing through her touch, her painting and her writing. The Center is now the beneficiary of her work.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/27/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:43 Late Bloomer

Late Bloomer

Recently a splash of blue caught my eye as we traversed around the edge of the Lupine Field. It was a couple of lupine plants in full bloom towards the end of August. I smiled and thought of all the human late bloomers who are just now testing their wings

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/26/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:40 Hints of Fall

Hints of Fall

Even though we have been experiencing tropical-like humid weather, Nature is giving us hints of fall. The swamp maples are turning, red and on the mountain the wildflowers and grass are going to seed. Life is also full of heart hints to lead us forward to

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/25/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:41 Not a Lot of Head Room

Not a Lot of Head Room

The sky’s ceiling had lowered to cover up the mountains across the valley. It seemed as if there was not a lot of head room in a place where one could normally see for miles. I thought of people who were feeling closed in.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/24/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:44 Puff Balls

Puff Balls

One of my goals each day is to see the world filled with magic, through the eyes of a child. I think back to finding and stomping on puff balls and watch the “magic dust” from inside float into the air. I believe that we are all surrounded by magic and mi

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/23/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:21  An Open Portal

An Open Portal

As I looked to the sky, a small opening in the clouds revealed the blue depth of the Cosmos above. In my mind I was free to journey through this portal to Beyond. I knew that each one of us is born with a portal inside that is available to connect us with

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/22/2021 06:00 AM

audio 01:35 It is Almost Apple Picking Time

It is Almost Apple Picking Time

This spring we heavily pruned the apple trees in the orchard. They had become overgrown and didn’t bear much fruit. Now we have a crop of small apples almost ready to harvest. People are doing the same thing as they prune their lives, listening to their h

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/21/2021 06:00 AM