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audio 01:44 Living in a Christmas Card

Living in a Christmas Card

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/05/2018 03:00 AM

audio 01:51 Remembering a President

Remembering a President

Back in 1989, a month before I was struck by a car, we bused the high school band down to Pease Air Force Base to help greet President George H. Bush returning from his first European trip. Amazingly, he remembered when we had played for him before.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/04/2018 03:00 AM

audio 01:34 Searching for Peace

Searching for Peace

People constantly search for peace. Nature provides opportunities to connect with the land. We have a labyrinth at the Center that helps people find balance. I was encouraged to find a peace labyrinth on the island of Aruba. It is a worldwide movement.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/03/2018 03:00 AM

audio 01:42 A Special Treat

A Special Treat

I tossed some bird seed out the window onto the snow and a while later I saw the area was alive with Evening Grosbeaks, a bird we have not seen at the feeders for a few years. Casting seeds of positiveness can attract amazing results.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/02/2018 03:00 AM

audio 01:37 Snow Puffs

Snow Puffs

After the recent wet snow, the trees were covered with “snow puffs”. It reminded me of a cereal I used to eat as a child called Puffed Wheat and also the magic of my grandmother’s miniature winter village.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/01/2018 03:00 AM

audio 01:49 Two Mountains Half a World Away

Two Mountains Half a World Away

Returning from a cruise to the tip of South America and the Caribbean, I was struck by the snowy beauty of our mountain and realized we were connected to mountains a half a world away as well as the people there.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/30/2018 03:00 AM

audio 01:41 Pussy Willow Buds in November

Pussy Willow Buds in November

I noticed a bit of fresh green in the graying landscape and saw a leafless pussy willow stem. I realized that I was looking at next spring’s blooms. A lot is involved in creating the future.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/29/2018 03:00 AM

audio 01:47 Cat on a Rock

Cat on a Rock

I was surprised to see a colorful rock on the front planter. Upon investigating I discovered it had a cute painting of a cat on it. This artistic creation was an act of kindness, so I have it placed where others might be inspired.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 11/28/2018 03:00 AM