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audio 01:10 Personal Closeups

Personal Closeups

I love to get as safely close to Nature as possible to try to get a good picture. Once in a while I get a better one than I had planned. Our personal close-ups with people can produce similar images.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/28/2020 12:00 AM

audio 01:10 The Music Plays On

The Music Plays On

Every time I see daises I remember a popular song from the 70s titled, “A Daisy A Day,” Then I think of all the other flowers that create songs in my heart and am grateful the “music” of Nature still plays on.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/27/2020 12:00 AM

audio 01:33 Upside Down and Backside To

Upside Down and Backside To

When I looked at a photo of a butterfly, it appeared to be in black and white. I realized I was looking at it from a view of its backside. It reminded me that many of us are learning to sip the sweet nectar of life from a different angle.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/26/2020 12:00 AM

audio 01:41 And The Result Is

And The Result Is

Last summer we worked on the entrance road to the Cabin and in the fall planted some lilies, along with some lilies-of-the-valley and blue flag. By now we have forgotten what kind of lilies we planted and are grateful for the discovery of orange blossoms.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/25/2020 12:00 AM

audio 01:31 Zen Moments

Zen Moments

My sister sent me a beautiful photo from the family cottage in Maine. She relived it as we talked about it. It is a place from where my son posts Zen moment videos. We all have special places where we can remember Zen moments we can replay in our minds.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/24/2020 12:00 AM

audio 01:41 The Hydrangeas Are Doing Well

The Hydrangeas Are Doing Well

Four years ago we transplanted ten or so hydrangea bushes at the Center. They are now providing us with small white blooms. It can take some time for shrubs to begin to pay dividends as it also often happens with acts of kindness.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/23/2020 12:00 AM

audio 01:16 The Lily Parade Continues

The Lily Parade Continues

More varieties of lilies are in bloom, spreading cheer throughout the Center. We are now in the heart of summer with so much to see and appreciate each day. Nature has given us a way to discover life again for the first time through the lilies.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/22/2020 12:00 AM

audio 02:22 Leading the Way

Leading the Way

Often when I drive down the old road going back and forth to the cabin, a large bird will swoop over the vehicle leading the way. Recently it paused and perched on a limb over the road. I think Nature is reminding me that we all have a Source that leads u

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 07/21/2020 12:00 AM