Ever Dreamed of Visiting Antarctica?

Gentoo penguin and ice berg at Base Brown, Antarctica (photo by Gullible)

FRIEND AND FELLOW BLOGGER, GULLIBLE, not only dreamed it, she achieved it last November. And now, she’s interwoven the experience and photographs from her own comfortable, but nonetheless thrilling, modern-day expedition with riveting narrative of Sir Ernest Shackleton, his ship The Endurance and its crew, and their harrowing, heroic exploits in Antarctica.

It’s an exciting, 30 chapter (plus Afterward) read. The photographs are fabulous. If it doesn’t stir within you a desire to go adventuring, better check your pulse to be sure there is one.

Here is a link to get you started:  The Antarctic Journals, Chapter 8 by Gullible (pen name of Alaska writer Jeanne Wait Follett).

Gentoo penguins in Antarctica (photo by Gullible)
Gentoo penguins in Antarctica (photo by Gullible)