Jennifer Lyn King


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…


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

Recent Writing and Photography on The View through My Lens

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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5 Favorite Books of 2016

Once you learn to read, you will be forever free. —Frederick Douglass I believe that one of the best ways we can live well is to read, and read a lot. Given my love of reading and books, I read a lot. When I'm in the middle of a book I can't put down, I walk around...

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The Gift of Presence: Slowing Down and Sharing Gratitude

The best thing to hold onto in life is each other. - Audrey Hepburn The month of December is a month of rushing. Do you sense it, too? It takes only listening and observing the motion around us to understand -- with intensity, Americans dart about, making lists,...

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Must-Read Fiction: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles Here in the United States, it is sometimes difficult to imagine a life much different than what we have the privilege to live. When we are hungry, we go to the grocery store and can choose to buy whatever fresh fruits or...

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