~Kathryn Stripling Byer
North Carolina Poet Laureate
The Soul Tree speaks to the
landscapes of interior and exterior
reality.  In this collection, those two
landscapes have found harmony
through these two artists working
together in celebration of what
they love."
"Laura Hope-Gill and John Fletcher, Jr.,
have created a collaboration as
beautiful and moving as any I've ever
seen, a seamlessly interwoven
collection of words and images that
invite and inspire...
The Soul Tree:  Poems and Photographs of the Southern Appalachians  by Laura Hope-Gill and John Fletcher, Jr.
Published and printed in Asheville, North Carolina by
Grateful Steps Publishing.
828-230-0053
We were recently featured on a Tahreel Traveler segment
of WRAL news (ABC) in Raleigh.  
Click HERE to see the video.
Our TV debut...
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Parkway by ordering your copy of
The Soul Tree at the
Virtual Blue Ridge Store.
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help now more than ever...