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audio 01:56 Sunny Rain

Sunny Rain

It was a hot afternoon and thunderstorms were in the forecast. When I glanced out the window I saw a hard rain coming down in bright sunlight. I was struck by the contrasts and noted that life can offer many views within a fleeting moment.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/31/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:49 Stop, Look, and Listen

Stop, Look, and Listen

The bear that crossed the busy highway from our driveway could have paid better attention. It just made a run for it and somehow avoided the traffic. It is always good to stop, look, and listen in life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/30/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:31 Summer is Fading

Summer is Fading

You can see it in the field and you can see it in the leaves of the trees. Summer is fading and soon it will be meteorological fall. Still, there is a lot of beauty to take in and soon the brilliance of fall will be upon us.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/29/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:41 Blue Bouquet

Blue Bouquet

There is a blue bouquet in the garden by the cabin near the orchard that looks like it should be the center of a floral arrangement on table set for a feast. My eyes feasted on what I was observing, framing it in my mind’s eye.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/28/2018 10:00 AM

audio 02:03 A Dragonfly Catching Some Rays

A Dragonfly Catching Some Rays

I caught a reflection of the morning sun off the wings of a dragonfly catching warming rays. I took several pictures and discovered there was a hole in one of its wings. It was still perfect in my mind.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/27/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:35 Small Flower with a Big Presence

Small Flower with a Big Presence

A large patch of small white wildflowers in the orchard created a big presence when viewed from a distance. Single small acts of kindness when combined with others create a big presence in life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/26/2018 10:00 AM

audio 02:16 Escape


People seek to escape the stresses of life in many ways, some healthy and some not. Nature can provide a very positive escape where one is free to let their mind soar into the vastness of the Cosmos. We often escape to the bench at the Lupine Field.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/25/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:31 Many Colors and Shapes

Many Colors and Shapes

The diverse landscape here in the foothills of the White Mountains is made up of many colors and shapes. It is the blend that makes it unique. The same is true when humans embrace the many colors and shapes of life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 08/24/2018 10:00 AM