Related Program: WPSU's This I Believe This I Believe: I Believe In Eating My Convictions By Lyndsie Wszola • Mar 10, 2011 Related Program: WPSU's This I Believe TweetShareGoogle+Email Listen Listening... / 3:59 Essayist Lyndsie Wszola. Credit Emily Reddy / WPSU I believe in eating my convictions. When I was twelve, I stopped eating meat because I liked animals and didn't want to hurt them. My grandmother saw this decision as a personal betrayal. Tags: WPSU's This I BelieveTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.