My Featured Blogger this week is Lynn Abbott of Through Ink and Image. Although we’ve never officially met, Lynn and I have adopted an “old friends” view of one another, having lived and worked in so many of the same places over the years. We probably passed like proverbial ships in night before officially meeting.
Lynn blends her beautiful paintings and thoughtful reflections into posts that are always worth reading and meditating upon. And it’s clear she strives to live the kind of God-focused life she writes about.
Honesty, transparency, and inspiration–what’s not to like? Visit her blog and you might just turn out to be Lynn’s newest old friend.
““Safe?’ said Mr. Beaver; “don’t you hear what Mrs. Beaver tells you? Who said anything about safe? ‘Course he isn’t safe. But he’s good. He’s the King, I tell you.’”
― C.S. Lewis, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
©2018 Lynn Abbott
“The ocean is peaceful,” my artist friend said confidently.
And I nodded in agreement.
But I also had to smile. You see, in my friend’s experience, the sea is a gentle and soothing space.
Indeed. She has spent many years living on the east coast of the United States.
For this reason, her primary coastal experience has been with the Atlantic ocean.
My father, the oceanographer-geologist, would have explained it this way… the the wide continental shelf creates a gradual and gentle slope from the ocean floor to the East coast shores.
Thus, since there are no stony obstacles…
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