The gutters that overfloweth, leaves winkingat me from the space I can’t reach with the small ladder.I’m not going to stand on the step that warns me not to step on it. Not this time. I’ll get the larger one.Decluttered2332Elizabeth HelmichHarper ThorpeSep 6, 2017·1 min readPoetry all maintainers and procrastinators can relate to. Yes, stay off the step that’s “not a step”. A fall can result in pain worse than strep. Your doctor will admonish you during his prep, “the best you can do on crutches is schlep.” Take care!