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Serpent Matrix

“Serpent Matrix”
Freshman College
Acrylic on poster board


Why did Satan use a Serpent? (2 of 2)

(Continued from yesterday)

Now the harder “why?”. The words “serpent” or “serpents” appear 46 times in the NASB. I won’t cite all of them here, as some are simply narrative e.g. 479 more words


Amphora Incarnate

There are people in this world worth saving.

Zoe repeated the mantra to herself as she gingerly pulled the sheet away from the skin of her back. 3,417 more words


Why did Satan use a Serpent? (1 of 2)

Q. Why did Satan use a snake?

A. Kids ask the most interesting questions. When our grandson heard the story on the Fall of Man, he asked his mom “Why a snake?” He did not ask “who”, or “what”, or “where”, or “when”, any of which would have been easier to answer, but “why”. 354 more words


Shame's Seduction

Shame. The word alone makes me want to inhale deeply, before preparing myself for confrontation. The fallacy is, that shame comes in like a thick fog — daring you to defy it, to confront it, — while taunting you with the notion that you are worthless, and no match for its power. 283 more words


Wise as Serpents

As we continue on our path down Matthew 10:16, Christ calls us to be wise as serpents. We know that Proverbs is written on the subject of wisdom and we are given instruction on where wisdom begins. 706 more words

Shopping Saturday: Jewels and Tentacles and Anatomy

Shopping Saturday…..Jewels that speak volumes about nature (yours, particularly….and mine, certainly). Sometimes you can’t go all out wardrobe wise, but adding just one accessory can speak volumes—okay, the circlet is probably a little much for presenting a brief to the Supreme Court, but to ask if someone wants fries with that I still think it works. 143 more words