Falls

I was four when I flew,
Space-walked down the living room stairs,
Bounced two steps at a time,
Floated slowly down.
I was free.
I lost myself in oblivion
   Slow motion.
Pam never saw me
Never saw me crash on the
  Slippery-when-wet school floor.
     Blood…
I only remember screaming.

-KML
~1992-1997

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~ by Karen L. on February 8, 2016.

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