Modesitt is a remarkable individual; vote for him Endorsement By Letters to the Editor October 10, 2012 You have viewed 1 of 10 this month. Want uninterrupted access to TheMercury.com on your computer, smartphone and tablet? We have many subscription options to fit your needs. See my options To the Editor: Occasionally you meets someone whom you immediately recognize as remarkable. That personifies Lee Modesitt.