All practices reach highs and plateaus. Movement practices, creative practices, and relationships, too. We sometimes refer to the ups and downs like economic phenomenon — the stock market. There are catch phrases that communicate succinctly: growth, boom, mania, honeymooon… then, writer’s block, slump, and dump.Read More
The dandelions turned from sun to moon. Just like that.
A walk to the top of the ridge and back took hours. A child who wanted to go the whole way, yet could not walk all the way back. The walk takes an hour. A child leads the way, there and back. Just like that.
My hair started turning grey. Little by little. Then a flash of grey over my right eye. Going grey white, like Storm, my husband's female favorite X-Men character. Lucky for him, lucky for me. Just like that.
Completing another turn around the sun. Just like that.
Signs of advancing age:
Wrinkles - Yes
Grey Hairs - Yes
Creaking Joints - Yes
Enjoying Flavors of Ice Cream Other Than Chocolate - Yes
Hearing Eric Clapton's "Wonderful Tonight" and Thinking, You Know, That's Kind of Nice - Yes