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audio 01:34 Twisted Trunk

Twisted Trunk

The cedar trees that we planted across the brook several years ago have faced winter after winter being bent over by snow and yet they have somehow survived. The largest one has a twisted trunk shaped by the elements. These small cedars are a great exampl

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/13/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:41 The Path to the Sap

The Path to the Sap

I always enjoy watching the sap being collected from the maple trees in front of our house, As the season progresses the path to the sap wears the snow down and the ground becomes visible. It is just another way to be grateful for Nature and life in the m

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/12/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:10 The Heart of the Moon

The Heart of the Moon

My photo captured the giant full moon, and as I examined it I, discovered a small heart shaped image on its surface. To me it was proof that everything in the Cosmos has an energy with the potential of a connection to unconditional love.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/11/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:25 A Voice from the Past

A Voice from the Past

As I walked the Mayan ruins on the island of Cozumel, Mexico my eyes were drawn to a rock looking up from the surface of the ground that reminded me of a skull. I thought of the voices with unknown stories of those that resided here in the past.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/10/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:57  A Spring Trail Clearing Project

A Spring Trail Clearing Project

As Spring approaches, it is time to check the trails and take stock of what debris needs to be cleared that was caused by the winter storms. It is a labor of love that is good for the land, the hikers, and good for our selves.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/09/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:39 A Brief Escape from Mud Season

A Brief Escape from Mud Season

Mud season is going to be a long one this year. It restricts us from some of our favorite hikes, so we headed for the coast of Maine for a walk on the Marginal Way. It was cold, but our brief escape changed the energy of the day.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/08/2020 06:00 AM

audio 01:49 One of Nature's Natural Healers

One of Nature's Natural Healers

Nature has many healing qualities. It could be just a walk in it or perhaps using some of the natural material Nature provides, such as the components of a birch tree: the sap, tips of the branches and the chaga fungus growing on the bark.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/06/2020 06:00 AM

audio 02:13 A Rare Day

A Rare Day

I experienced a rare day recently when, with just my creepers fastened to my boots, I was able to hike over the frozen snow easily. It is a condition experienced once in a while in March. Actually, every day is a rare day when I am in Nature.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 03/05/2020 06:00 AM