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audio 01:38 The View from the Path

The View from the Path

Nature is a great place to pause and get a different view of life situations that we encounter along our soul’s path.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/21/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:31 A Path Around the Field

A Path Around the Field

I hauled the field mower up the mountain and slowly cut a path around the Lupine Field so hikers could see the beautiful flowers from a different angle. It is good to see life from more than one angle so we can experience the whole picture.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/20/2019 06:00 AM

audio 02:01 The Gallery Is Open

The Gallery Is Open

This is the eighth year that the Lupine gallery has been open. It started with a dozen blooming plants that have now spread across the entire field. You can have a gallery of a single plant or an entire field by growing it or visiting one.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/19/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:48 Giant Root Arch

Giant Root Arch

A year and a half ago, winter winds and freezing snow caused several giant pine trees to topple over. One uprooted tree created a giant arch as its trunk was torn out of the ground. It provides hikers a moment of wonder creating a brief escape.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/18/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:40 A Heart in the Wall

A Heart in the Wall

A rock that I spotted in the stone wall looked as if it had recently been unearthed. It did not have the weathered gray of other stones close to it. I wondered if Nature put it there to remind me of the unconditional love that flows from the Cosmos.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/17/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:42 A Visit to the Lupine Field

A Visit to the Lupine Field

I hiked to the Lupine Field between rain drops to check on this year’s display and was not disappointed. The flowers, although not yet fully open, created a peaceful scene as I watched the swallows swoop through the air. Nature is truly medicinal.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/16/2019 06:00 AM

audio 02:04 Hungry Eyes

Hungry Eyes

The hungry bear eyed the suet, but the ladders I had placed fell over when it tried to climb on them and scaring him off. We have wild berries on the mountain that will provide nourishment for the wildlife, giving both them and us the space needed to co-e

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/15/2019 06:00 AM

audio 01:24 The Flowers in the Orchard

The Flowers in the Orchard

There is a patch of wild asters that bloom every year in the same place in the orchard. They greet me as I pass by and I smile back at them. They serve to remind me that there are many flower patches in life just waiting to share their positive energy.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/14/2019 06:00 AM