On Being Thankful

One of the most beautiful things that happened to me lately, is coming to the realization of how thankful I am for the changes I’ve made to my life over the last few years. ┬áThe story of how I came to where I am is one for another day, but suffice it to say that … More On Being Thankful

Today’s Choice

We make choices about our state of mind every day. Consciously or subconsciously. Despite consciously knowing that I am capable of making choices about my mood, I’ve learned that I find myself more comfortable when I’m choosing to be unhappy, or down. My brain, my body, my soul haven’t yet caught up to the fact … More Today’s Choice

Ageing By Ruth …

Ageing By Ruth Fainlight i Since early middle-age (say around forty) I’ve been writing about ageing, poems in many registers: fearful, enraged or accepting as I moved through the decades. Now that I’m really old there seems little left to say. Pointless to bewail the decline, bodily and mental; undignified; boring not to me only … More Ageing
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