Read ‘The Crossing’ – a short story taken from Chris Power’s Mothers

Mothers is the debut collection of short stories by Chris Power, an exceptional new literary voice on the Faber list. In Mothers, Chris Power’s stories are peopled by men and women who find themselves at crossroads or dead ends – at ancient Swedish burial sites, river crossings on Exmoor, and raucous Mexican weddings. A stand-up with writer’s…