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For Though He Slay Me, I Will Trust in God

For Though He Slay Me, I Will Trust In God

8×10″ pen and colored pencil on paper June 2, 2012 Buy prints Inspired by the following passage from George MacDonald’s “Story of a Sea Shore”: Dome up, O heaven, yet higher o’er my head! Back, back, horizon; widen out my world! Rush in, O fathomless sea of the Unknown! For, though He slay me, I […]

Going Down to Lower Things With Lofty Cares

Going Down to Lower Things With Lofty Cares

8×10″ pen and colored pencil on paper June 2, 2012 Buy prints Inspired by the following passage from George MacDonald’s “A Hidden Life”: She laboured as before; though when she would, And Nature urged not, she, with privilege, Would spare from hours of toil–read in her room, Or wander through the moorland to the hills; […]

Tolle Lege #1

Tolle Lege #1

8×10″ colored pencil on paper December 24, 2012 Buy original Buy prints A drawing of my best friend’s son reading to my daughter, and part of a larger series on books and reading.

The Shadow of Fear

The Shadow of Fear

8×10″ colored pencil and pen on paper June 11, 2012 Buy prints Inspired by the following passage from A Story of the Sea Shore by George MacDonald: Time passed. The shadow of a fear that hung Far off upon the horizon of her soul, Drew near with deepening gloom and clearing form, Till it o’erspread […]

Weep Not, Though the Beautiful Decay

Beauty Doth Not Pass Away

14×17″ colored pencil and pen on paper June 8, 2012 Buy prints Inspired by Within and Without by George MacDonald, specifically the following passage: And weep not, though the Beautiful decay Within thy heart, as daily in thine eyes; Thy heart must have its autumn, its pale skies, Leading, mayhap, to winter’s dim dismay. Yet […]