Tagged: injury

when injured, every

one small slip, and i

one small slip, and i
am back to zero days without
injury – a spot

of sorry, a hint of skin on
my bloody ginger grater
.
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this morning, grating

this morning, grating
ginger – a small cut, blood for
blood – yesterday’s dead

cockroach haunting me. i pretend
this makes us at all even
.
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trying not to be

trying not to be
torn is a delicate
thing – nine times
out of ten, they
advise you to
go with the
flow, yield
to prevent more
injury –
we are all
doing the best
we can
.
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death is an irritant

death is an irritant
triggering our bodies to
begin its slow defense –
only within the
loneliness
of our shells
can we learn to
seal off injury,
adapt, try
for anything
resembling a pearl
.
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