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Jennifer Lyn King

About

Jennifer walked runways in Paris as a teen, lived in Prague for 4 years with her family, and loves to write. Click to read more…

Photography

See a portion of Jennifer’s photography, for sale and in collections and publications worldwide.

Paintings

View a collection of Jennifer’s paintings, oil on canvas.

Recent Writing and Photography on The View through My Lens

Is Perfect Possible? The Myth Called Perfection

Perfection: Taking pains and giving them to others. - Unknown The Myth Called Perfection There was a time when I thought perfection was something to be attained, a must-do. Perfection was a box that had to be checked for everything. I think engineering school had...

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Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly I am always on the lookout for a great new book – whether it’s at the bookstore, through a Goodreads email, or when friends talk about books they love. This time around for my recommendation at GreatNewBooks.org, I went back and forth...

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Journeys, California: San Francisco, Carmel, and Big Sur

"Make voyages. Attempt them. There is nothing else." - Tennessee Williams Two weeks ago, I had the great privilege of traveling for work to California. Since I live in Ohio, and the ocean and coast is my favorite place to be, I ventured out a day early to spend some...

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2017 Word, a Guidepost

  At the beginning of every recent year, I search for a word and / or quote for my year ahead. It's something that is a balm to me for the coming changes and the daunting climb ahead through a new year. The team at GreatNewBooks.org all talk about our words /...

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16 Favorite Moments of 2016: A Photojournal

I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it. - Groucho Marx Today is New Year's Eve 2016, which makes it a...

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Reflection 2016: A Year of Growth and Flight

“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” ― Leonardo da Vinci Reflection 2016 Yesterday was the darkest day of the year, December 21, the winter...

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