Mark Goodwin is a walker, balancer, stroller and climber. He has published five full-length poetry collections and four chapbooks with publishers including Nine Arches Press and Shearsman Books. His poems have also appeared in rock-climbing guidebooks published by the British Mountaineering Council, The Climbers’ Club and Ground Up. Mark’s collection Steps (Longbarrow 2014) was a category finalist in the 2015 Banff Mountain Book Competition.
Photo: Nikki Clayton