she believes in livingshe's a firm believer in half-full-glasses.she believes in living5 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
she knows that life can be hard,
that the glass tips and shakes and threatens to fall off the edge of the table
but she also knows that the glass is strong,
that it may be uncertain about some things,
but it knows that it would never be half-empty,
it could never be half-empty.
she has doubts about silver-lined-clouds.
she thinks that storms are beautiful
so she's not sure why clouds would need a silver coat.
she sees the way the rain splatters across her window
and smiles at the way the sun bounces from drop to drop when the storm has passed.
and there is magic in the way the light refracts and
rainbows dance across the sky.
clouds don't need a silver lining,
but she supposes it wouldn't hurt if they did.
she is skeptic of four-leaf-clovers.
she isn't sure how something yanked from its roots could be lucky.
it is bright green still but it is slowly dying,
no longer drinking the waters of the earth.
she isn't certain why anyone would need ext