Poet James Drury and photographer Mim McConnell have conspired to offer us a singular glimpse of a spectacular landscape, Sitka, Alaska. In word and image, poet and photographer find the wonder, the whimsical, the beautiful, and more as they walk through this truly amazing southeast Alaska. Taking Jim's carefully crafted narrative poem, Mim's photos add expand the possibilities for each reader to come to a new appreciation for a landscape that is truly hard to capture. They have given their best effort however at doing exactly that: describing a world that is impossible to completely capture.
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About the Author
Poet James Drury has a Masters of Arts from St. Mary's University and a Masters of Divinity from Lutheran Theological Seminary. Since 1977, he has served congregations in California, Texas, and Alaska. He and his wife Linda currently live in Sitka, Alaska, where Jim spends his free time writing, playing guitar, hosting a public radio show, and doting on his grandchildren. He is also the author of A Sharpness of Grief: Poems and Stories of a Journey to Healing. Sitka Photographer/Artist Mim McConnell is the owner of Shelter Cove Publishing and the local visitor's guide, Sitka Through Four Seasons and designed Let's Go Walking. Her powerful sense of composition and her ability to capture the essence of wilderness places adds an amazing depth and richness to the poet's words.c