Bend Toward the Sun
© 2016 Lia Odessa, Optimystic Sōl,TM All Rights Reserved.
My God, I thought. Luminous as a star, graceful as a feather.
"How do you do that?" I said, stopping to admire her. "How do you withstand all the heavy clouds and the many thunderous storms?"
"Oh, it's simple," she whispered, slender body swaying in the breeze. "I turn from the darkness and I bend toward the sun."