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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Recent Writing and Photography on The View through My Lens

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 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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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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