9 January 2014

walking


Walking is a series of controlled falls. I saw this when my mother was learning again after her brain haemorrhage, a subarachnoid; and again, twenty years later and not long after her death, when my son was small. Checking the fall, regaining balance, and risking the next step.

winter moon      my finger hovers over Delete

 

2 comments:

  1. ah, that's life in a nutshell.... risking that next step. lovely

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  2. and sometimes it's the most ordinary things that take the most effort and courage
    - thanks

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