Beaches 2012: Contributors

Contributors, Beaches 2012

cybelle codishAward-winning photojournalist and metro-Detroit resident CYBELLE CODISH focuses her instinctive eye and penchant for artistic expression in numerous arenas, particularly the music industry. She also incorporates international advertising and editorial projects into her dynamic portfolio,


Jim DuFresneInternationally recognized outdoor writer and author JIM DUFRESNE has written more than a dozen wilderness and travel guide books. Last year the Clarkston-based adventurer became the main contributor to, an online resource for trail users in Michigan.


Gary OdmarkRenowned for his realistic portrayals of the Great Lakes, Holland-based GARY W. ODMARK regularly illustrates BLUE’s “Lake Story.” His fine quality limited edition prints and originals in oils, watercolors and acrylics can be viewed at



Heather SellersHope College English Professor HEATHER SELLERS most recently authored the award-winning memoir “You Don’t Look Like Anyone I Know” (Penguin/Riverhead,, an Oprah Book of the Month selection. She enjoys dune hikes and cycling.




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