Grit and grace - Words of Joy
Ageing well requires grit and grace. Plenty of perseverance and endurance. It is definitely not for the faint-hearted. A significant birthday looms large on the horizon. Yes, this blog is nearly two years old and its sister blog (Poetry Joy) is almost one, which is good reason to celebrate! But it’s their writer who is approaching a more important landmark. A stop-gap pause in life’s breezy proceedings. Will I embrace or hold back? Accept the (mostly unwelcome) change that growing older brings? Will this silver-surfer slide inexorably into senility or will I grow more in insight, wisdom and creativity? Only