We Walked to Space by Chester Burton Brown
Approx. 25,860 words.
Published on March 17, 2013.
Olympus Mons is a mountain so high its peak extends above the atmosphere. This is the mountain one young Martian has decided to climb in order to rekindle her self-worth after losing her job. But freezing temperatures, stratospheric storms and oxygen deprivation aren’t the only obstacles she’ll face in order to summit Olympus -- because the greatest dangers lurk within her fellow travellers.