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audio 01:33 Spring in Passau

Spring in Passau

We recently visited spring a few weeks before it will arrive here in the valley. It was a beautiful day as we walked along the banks of the INN River. Regardless of the season, life always provides us with something to discover.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/22/2018 12:00 PM

audio 01:28 Hope for Spring Anew

Hope for Spring Anew

The struggle between pessimism and optimism may finally be over for the moment. Spring seems to be here. That is my hope. Regardless of the season, we always have a choice of how we view life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/21/2018 12:00 PM

audio 01:43 Cleaning House

Cleaning House

It is spring cleaning time. Many people are getting ready to open windows and bring in fresh air, as well as clearing away the clutter of the winter. Our son cleaned out the bird houses in the Lupine Field and they are ready for the summer.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/20/2018 11:00 AM

audio 01:20 Spring Setbacks

Spring Setbacks

Even though the recent snows may be considered a setback to spring, there is an old belief that spring snows are poor men’s fertilizer. Setbacks in life may be a way of creating new resolve and new potentials. It may take time to understand.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/19/2018 12:00 PM

audio 01:48 The Battle of the Seasons Continues

The Battle of the Seasons Continues

It seems as if the weather has been in complete turmoil lately, locked in a battle between seasons. Even though we do not control the weather outside, we can help our internal self by sending love to each moment.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/18/2018 12:00 PM

audio 01:26 Spring Roadblocks

Spring Roadblocks

It seems as if I have been talking about mud for most of the winter, but here we are in spring and the mud is still causing roadblocks that keep us from driving to certain places. Maybe we are supposed to travel in a different direction.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/17/2018 10:53 AM

audio 02:09 Swirling Clouds

Swirling Clouds

Sometimes when I think I am taking the right picture for a podcast, I find another one that even works better. Swirling clouds remind me of meditations where, instead of trying to quiet the mind, we let images drift through.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/16/2018 12:00 PM

audio 01:21 Do Trees Communicate?

Do Trees Communicate?

In a recent article in the Smithsonian Magazine researchers working on tree communication were featured. I wonder if vegetation has an awareness of the life and, if so, how do we learn to understand?

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 04/15/2018 12:00 PM