Lingering Hand of Creation


This book of 26 images representing Alaska are paired with poems that guides the reader to journey within and consider their connection with nature.


Lingering Hand of Creation is a collaborative effort between Nature Photographer Billy Rhoades and Writer Michele Venne. This collection of portraits and poems is an attempt to capture the essence that is Alaska, paired with how the natural world can lead humanity from the confines of the mind to the joy that dwells within each of us.

Choose a picture or a poem to begin the journey within.

Have we understood all that nature has to teach us?

Are we watching, listening, sensing, learning, growing?