The three-sided summit rises sharp and wily,
Corniced creatures stretch to touch the void,
A stable slope holds from slipping into freedom,
Fresh powder on slab compresses the past,
Footprints kicked w/ silent suffering drift in,
Retraced steps tramp freely on crust,
Traipsing along place, time, moment,
Captured on film and over-exposed,
Always pausing to measure the angle.
Assessing the angles on Triangle Peak (Apr 2009)
TrevO cuts a line up first slope.
My turn to break trail.
Fun w/ the sun.
Corniced creatures thwart the attempt
to reach the three-sided summit.
8 years ago