Tag Archives: accident

Mercy, merci

On Sunday October 8, I fell from grace brought low by a rising sidewalk — an angel appeared in an SUV and ferried me to Mercy – the green-garbed staff peering deep inside, said – No doubt, you’re broken – … Continue reading

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Best let it be

After the accident, Kay came in to help me clean. In the entranceway, my Grandma sits on an faded couch with me and my brothers and sisters crowded ’round. Kay said there’s dust on top this picture frame. Best let … Continue reading

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Just my luck

I think I need an amulet – a big one – to ward of accidents. Clumsy, I am not, but walking home from the farmers’ market, I tripped and broke both my wrists – who puts a step in the … Continue reading

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Fate: the intersection of Time and Space. Monday, June 12th Me on foot and a black Honda. [the longer version] I laugh and say I’m risk adverse I look both ways on one-way streets until yesterday, when I forgot. Too … Continue reading

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