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audio 01:40 Snow on the High Mountains

Snow on the High Mountains

Snow has arrived on the high mountains and is clearly visible hear in the foothills. It is a time to prepare for the season ahead. It is also a time to incubate your ideas for birth next spring and summer.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/10/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:40 Feather and Flowers

Feather and Flowers

The afternoon sun shining on and through a feather resting on a wildflower caught my attention. I paused and took a photo of this creation of Nature to help me recall the joy I felt at that moment in time.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/09/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:51 A Rare Capture

A Rare Capture

Looking at the photos from the game cameras throughout the property is an adventure in itself. Recently, we saw pictures that captured a pair of fisher cats in the road to the Orchard. That is a first for me and I am grateful for what Nature reveals to us

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/08/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:40 A Beautiful Creature

A Beautiful Creature

A small moth marked like a butterfly caught my eye as it rested on a rock, feeling the warmth of the October sun. It was a beautiful creature and one easily missed. It reminded me of beautiful people walking the earth that many never see.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/07/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:37 Looking Back from the Orchard

Looking Back from the Orchard

I walked over to the other end of the orchard where I could look back at some at the remaining trees and the cabin beyond. It is a place I do not visit when the grass is long.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/06/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:23 The Falling Leaves

The Falling Leaves

The Falling Leaves drift by my window, reminding me of a popular old standard song. It marks a transition in the seasons that will eventually lead to winter. It is a great time to plan and work on projects that make this transition easier.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/05/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:56 A Visit from a Fox

A Visit from a Fox

Recently I had two daytime visits from foxes, one at the Peace Garden and one at the Cabin. It could have been the same one, but I was cautious, making sure it was not aggressive. It wasn’t. I considered the visits to be a positive sign.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/04/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:24 Apple Harvest

Apple Harvest

This year it took only a few minutes to harvest our apples. The old tree needs pruning and the crop was small. Still, the basket full we picked will make wonderful apple crisp. Fall can bring us back to the land to enjoy the tasty treats Nature provides.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/03/2020 05:00 AM