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audio 01:52 Take Time for the Moment

Take Time for the Moment

Now is the time to take in the moments of fall. Soon they will have faded away. I have learned that I do not remember moments visually, so I take as many pictures as possible to bring back the feeling of being there.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/09/2018 10:00 AM

audio 02:31 Scattering the Seeds

Scattering the Seeds

On this 4000th podcast of “Message From the Mountain” I thought back to all the gratitude I have felt reflecting about what Nature has given me as I attempt to scatter the seeds for others to spread.

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

audio 01:52 Perfect Light

Perfect Light

Once in a while I find the perfect light when I am taking pictures of Nature. I capture as many as I can at that time and then I have them to look back on. Still, I have come to believe that whatever light there is at the time is perfect, the light of lov

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/07/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:30 Fall Beauty at the Landfill

Fall Beauty at the Landfill

One does not normally think of where we recycle our garbage as a place of beauty, but when I look beyond it, I see the beautiful foliage of fall. I chose to take a photo of both together as an example of life.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/06/2018 10:00 AM

audio 02:22 Smile for the Camera

Smile for the Camera

One of our game cameras captured a close-up of the head of a dear feeding on pears. I smiled at the photo and realized that I am the one who smiles through the camera as I attempt to capture the beauty of Nature.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/06/2018 10:00 AM

audio 02:36 A Home for the Winter

A Home for the Winter

I recently discovered a very large “den” at the back of a big mound of dirt close to the cabin near the orchard. I think it is a bear that may have used it in the past or is preparing it for this winter. I am giving it distance just in case.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/05/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:17 Flowers Still Blooming

Flowers Still Blooming

The last of the flowers are still blooming in the field as frost has not yet spread its icy fingers across the landscape. I love to see these tiny splashes of color. It brings a smile to my face and gratitude to my heart.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/04/2018 10:00 AM

audio 01:39 Gray Sea

Gray Sea

I watched the sailboat pass by the light house on the way to a safe port before the storm arrived. I thought back to a time when I had sailed on a friend’s boat into the same port. I was reminded how life is very similar to navigating the sea.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 10/03/2018 10:00 AM