falling into autumn

September 16, 2021 at 11:15 am 6 comments

this post will be very brief, for i am typing with just one hand.

this is because i seem to have developed the habit of taking spectacular falls onto the sidewalks of paris.

please note: in neither case should either paris or mme hidalgo be blamed for this. my good fortune in both episode 1 and episode 2 was to tumble onto a smooth, even, and even nice and clean sidewalk. never mind why! 😦

but before i fell i did manage to get a couple of photos of the newly reopened samaritaine, shown above.

watch your step, everyone! and i will try to do the same. 🙂

view from my place of recovery 🙂

Janet Hulstrand is a writer, editor, writing coach, and teacher of writing and of literature who divides her time between the U.S. and France. She is the author of Demystifying the French: How to Love Them, and Make Them Love You, and is currently working on her next book, A Long Way from Iowa: A Literary Memoir.

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6 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Mary Ann Olding  |  September 16, 2021 at 3:04 pm

    Janet, I enjoy your post from Paris and France. I hope you heal quickly.

    Reply
  • 3. Debbie Smith  |  September 16, 2021 at 3:19 pm

    Quel domage. Feel better! And thanks for the news about the new La Samaritaine — it may be worth a trip to Paris just to check it out.

    Reply
    • 4. Janet Hulstrand  |  September 16, 2021 at 3:23 pm

      on trouve TOUS! a la samaritaine 🙂

      Reply
  • 5. cochranels  |  September 16, 2021 at 5:38 pm

    Oh dear, Janet. Hope you heal well and QUICKLY!

    Reply
    • 6. Janet Hulstrand  |  September 16, 2021 at 6:08 pm

      went to the kine today. on my way 🙂

      Reply

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