(An illustration for Isaac Babel’s first story in Red Cavalry, “Old Shylome”)
page 5: The old, forgotten faith stirred within him. Shylome had never been religious, seldom prayed and had earlier even been considered godless. But to go away, completely, to go away from one’s God, the God of a humiliated and suffering people — that he did not understand.
“Old Shylome” (March 4, 2012)- Sam Kleb (aka Fast Food Blogger)
-Pencil, Molsekin paper, Prismacolor watercolor pencils, NASB Study Bible (Jeremiah 2), Photoshop CS4