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Wednesday, July 01, 2009

Story last updated at 7/1/2009 - 11:57 am

The Breaching Preaching Whale

Moments before

This massive being

Big as a bus

Moved beneath the sea

And my synapses

In a place I could not see

Now with a force

No earthly creatures reaches

It breaches

And preaches

Seeing is believing

But there is more to reality

Than you will ever see.

Lawrence Diggs is an artist and professional tour guide in Juneau. He is known for being on the experimental edge of art forms. His "D'You Know Juneau" exhibit, currently at the Franklin Gallery in the Baranof Hotel, colorfully celebrates the beauty of the city of Juneau.