What You Think About When You are Hurtling Down an Icy Slope Headfirst.

Besides oh shit, oh shit, oh shit.

Photo by Alex Lange on Unsplash

I was picking up speed. I could only see sky but I know there must be trees and rocks in front of me. I tried to grab onto the side of the mountain but it was all ice. This was going to be bad. I used to work at a head-injury rehabilitation hospital so I knew what a hell that could be…



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Michael Wilkins

Originally from the West Coast of Canada. Living and teaching in Kobe, Japan since 2000.