Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Eu creio...

i believe in being a good moral person.
i believe in mistakes.
i believe a woman is special, but not more than a man is.
i believe in my body.
i believe in telling someone their fly is undone or that they have spinach in their teeth.
i believe i am a sexual being, and i like it.
i believe that trees ARE the answer.
i believe in riding, running, climbing, dancing, etc...
i believe beards are beautiful.

i believe in eating tasty foods.
i believe in questions.
i believe in God.
i believe in Earth.
i believe in giving.
i believe in brothers and sisters.
i believe in root systems.

i believe in not doing your homework when you can do something worthwhile like read a good book that will probably stick with you longer than you homework will.
i believe in believing and faith.
i believe in breathing VERY DEEP breaths.
i believe in swimming naked.
i believe in being naked.
i believe in listening and giving chances and going back for seconds.
i believe in costco.
i believe in science.
i believe in birth.
illustration by Barry Falls

i believe in connections, synapses and electricity.

i believe in giving my heart a chance to pump fast and slow, delivering needed resources to my body organs and systems.
i believe that i will never understand the purpose of flys, ticks or mosquitoes.
i believe in harnessing power and releasing it.
i believe in quantum physics.
i believe in being alone.
i believe in love.
i believe in protein.
i believe in the right shoes for the right activity.
i believe in not wearing shoes.

i believe in personal manifestos.
i believe in taking copious notes.
i believe in balance and shifting your weight to keep it.

i believe in childhood friends.
i believe in photographs and eyes.
i believe in mountains.
i believe in my parents.
i believe in gardens.
i believe in writing to the end of a page.
i believe in even the distribution of space.
i believe in stars.

i believe in taking precautions and wearing a helmet and stretching.
i believe in sweating.
i believe humans are inherently good.
i believe in nature and nurture.
i believe in myself.
i believe in water.
i believe in clean laundry.

i believe in warm feet.
i believe in waking up with the sun and going to bed with it too.

3 comments:

Running with Curlers said...

That was so beautiful. Thank you. You have a great mind. I have always admired that about you.

wsb said...

I love this.

Rachel. said...

you believe in good things. I believe too.