Sunday, February 3, 2013

The Aspirational Tadpole

The tadpole in a shrinking puddle asks,
will my legs grow in time? 

So that I can become something 
I imagine but cannot conceive.

What is it?

I do not know.

But I would like it to build a mirror
so the Universe can gaze upon itself 
and feel beautiful
like me.

-Rob Bell