Mission insurmountable


Update: to cross the Col of Paur  at 2,800 metres (this picture was taken just after midsummer’s day) we’d still need crampons and ice-axes, Flavio from Rifugio Questa says. Ice-axes? !  We will not be following that path after all.  Our expectations are rapidly being lowered.  Think I’ve spotted the footprints of a story though, elsewhere…




About Rebecca Gethin

Rebecca Gethin is a poet and a novelist. Cinnamon Press published her third collection, All the Time in the World in 2017. Another pamphlet is forthcoming with Three Drops Press. Her second novel, What the horses heard, was published by Cinnamon Press in May 2014. Her second poetry collection - A Handful of Water - was published by Cinnamon in 2013. Her first - River is the Plural of Rain - was published by Oversteps Books in 2009. Her novel Liar Dice won the Cinnamon Press Novel Writing Award in 2010 and was published in 2011. She lives on Dartmoor and writes occasional pieces about wildlife and nature. Her poems appear in a variety of poetry magazines and in several anthologies.
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3 Responses to Mission insurmountable

  1. E.E. Nobbs says:

    Thanks for the update!
    I love the look of those three dots.
    See you when you get home.
    E xx

  2. Valerie Morton says:

    lowered sights sound pretty exciting to me – enjoy Becky. i’m sure there will be more than the footprints of a story when you get home


  3. And there was I thinking my treks round the Hebrides were adventurous! Sounds very exciting. Bon Voyage!

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