Tag: ageing

life and faith

Now we are six(ty)

When I was six years old, I had a brush with death. It began with a clumsy careering into sharp wooden armchair corners that split my head open. There was a rush, hurry and flurry to get this child to hospital and stem the flow. The chair came off better …
life and faith

Grit and grace

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 …