July 10th – Life in Percentage

What to say before I type up this poem … I don’ t know! I suppose I should just say that, obviously, I was feeling a little better when I wrote this!

Life in Percentage

It occurred to me lately
That life
Is about 90% good
That other 10%
I thought
Was entirely life’s awfullest
Because life
Is not always good

But
My friend
I had a thought
That changed my hypothesis
Life isn’t just good or bad
Black or white
There is still wonder
And mystery

It occurred to me lately
That life
Is about 90% good
But only 8% bad
That other 2%, of course
Is something we sometimes
Forget exists:
The awesome