new Sophia drawing “Deep”

One of my favorite verses in the bible is Psalm 42:7... "Deep calls to deep at the sound of your waterfalls; all your breakers and your waves have rolled over me." Sophia, like all of us, is always invited to go deeper. But because of all her trials, she feels she has no choice. The mystical creatures, the loons, provide wise guidance, sleek assurance and a deep safety for her. The creatures of the deep rescue her.I remember meeting a loon while I was out in the middle of a lake on a … [Read more...]

dive to the depths

(This is a drawing I did of a woman being rescued by a pair of Northern Loons, a large aquatic bird that can dive to incredible depths.)Do not avoid the depths. You must dive. Yes, you must. You know you must go. Don't you? I can't say don't be afraid. Because they are dark and cold. And terribly, so terribly lonely. There are things there you've never seen. And things you never want to see. The risk is sometimes real, always great. But I think I can promise that your recovery shall come from … [Read more...]

graphic art: deep calls to deep

Click on the image for a larger picture.Buy a fine art print of this cartoon.One of my favorite passages is "Deep calls to deep in the roar of your waterfalls; all your waves and breakers have swept over me" (Psalm 42: 7). Again, the girl shows up in my images lately. The large loons have rescued her from the depths. But they are creatures of the depths themselves. They dive deeply. Which is where they found her. She has come to the surface to face her next challenge. I'm calling her … [Read more...]