more than two decades of ski writing, ski teaching, and ski publishing by Lito Tejada-Flores

Ski Writing

                  By Itself


The reason you turn at all

is that your skis were meant to

& not because you want to.


Nor were you designed to fall

& so your body stands

upright, till mind bends


Skiing just happens, that’s all

accept the soft white ride

with thanks not pride.