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One-Liner Wednesday: Nurture Love

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The hair salon where I got my hair trimmed (back in the old days) found their windows broken in late May or early June after a night of protests following the murder of George Floyd. The business reopened quickly, with their “hurricane boards” in place, trying to make up for being closed for so long due to COVID.

After a couple weeks of driving by and seeing the plain plywood, I remembered that I had a lot of light blue paint leftover from renovations and asked if I could paint an angel of the boards. Apparently the building’s insurance would not cover the windows, and the business owners had applied for assistance but had no idea when the glass would be replaced, so they agreed.

The wood grain inspired the “Angel with the Heart Hairdo” who later inspired the words:

Nurture the blossoms of love wherever you find them.

Let them become you.

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Author: JoAnna

An open minded, tree-hugging Jesus follower, former counselor, and life-long lover of animals, I'm returning to my creative roots and have published my first book: Trust the Timing, A Memoir of Finding Love Again as well as the short version: From Loneliness to Love.

25 thoughts on “One-Liner Wednesday: Nurture Love

  1. What a lovely act of kindness for your community! This is a perfect example of stepping up for each other. 💛

  2. This is so touching and so uplifting! What a loving and caring gift. Thank you for being one of the helpers. ❤️

  3. That was very nice of you ❤️

  4. Beautiful angel on the blue wall.

  5. Exactly what my heart needed today. Thank you Joanna!!

  6. JoAnna, this is such a wonderful thing for you to do. You are an inspiration. Hugs on the wing!

  7. I’m blow away by this post, JoAnna! I wish I lived nearby to see this divine piece of artwork in person. I hope it’s okay if I reference this wonderful act of compassion at some point on my blog! It sure gives ME faith!

    • Thank you so much! Yes, you can certainly share and reference my work. I’ve been wanting to share more of my art work and have been responding more to the nudges to paint and share, especially the angels. My mother had a special interest in angels and collected angel figurines which I inherited. I am honored that it gives you faith! You’ll find more of my angels here: https://angelsmermaidsandwoodwork.com/

  8. What a beautiful painting! What a kind and thoughtful act! 🙂 🙂 🙂 Have a great day, Joanna!

  9. Ahhhh … so you are not only a great writer, a great humanitarian, but also an artist! What a lovely thing that was for you to do! ❤

    • Thank you for your kind words. I have often felt like I’m not doing enough, but getting over that. I do have my moments! Art was a gift that I ignored for much of my life. Now it’s like coming home.

  10. Aww…what a beautiful angel and a beautiful kindness…

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