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Linda Rader Overman is still proud of that poem from 1991 that expresses much of what was and what is

I published this poem back in 1991---how little I knew that much of it would remain so relevant in my life-still.   Thank you Bombshelter Pr...

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Graduating to one crutch

So my doctor says you don't need two just one...you can walk on one crutch. Good thing right? One crutch is better...right...it takes me twice as long to get around...my family walks slowly to keep pace but not slowly enough.

I was faster on two crutches...and people, perfect strangers open doors and move out of the way. Nice I think, humanity isn't really so bad after all, until someone without a handicapped sticker takes up a handicapped parking space....aka 47 please.

More later...