At our age

August 4, 2010
Don't laugh. This doesn't just happen to the old and addled. Or maybe that's what I've become, I don't know.I have actually forgotten where I parked. Several times in...

Now that I am a year older

July 31, 2010
I hope you don't expect me to.Today or any other day.Just so we're...

These days, memories are made of …Swiss cheese

July 21, 2010
I may not have sprouted any facial hairs yet, but the age-related holes in my memory from time to time, especially when I'm writing, are the BANE of my existence.I mean,...

Socrates was right

June 24, 2010
When he said:Beware the barrenness of a busy...

We have seen the future

May 15, 2010
"I am so tired of people being sick,I'm afraid it's just the future." "I don't like this, aging and being sick all the time,one thing after another." Two...

The fountain of denial

April 24, 2010
Something about the Cher concert has bothered me, and it's related to my thoughts on women trying desperately to hang on to their youth.I won't beat on the plastic...

Women becoming cyborgs

April 23, 2010
There seems to be a disturbing trend afoot: women are paying good money to look like cyborgs. Or worse. I mean, those unnatural lips are bad enough, but did she have to...

A night for geezers & gays

April 20, 2010
Cher is an icon.Larger than life, really.So when we had an opportunity to see her show at Caesars Palace tonight, we seized it. Along with a couple thousand other...

Growing old . . .

December 16, 2009
I love this photo and looked at it for a long while, imagining. I love the woman clapping her hands with glee.(I'd be completely grateful if I could hopscotch at that...

The pain of aging

December 15, 2009
There was a day when the only person I knew with chronic pain was my mother.No more.One friend is disabled by serious hip problems. Two more have fibromyalgia. Another...

Follow Carol


Here you’ll find my blog, some of my essays, published writing, and my solo performances. There’s also a link to my Etsy shop for healing and grief tools offered through A Healing Spirit.


I love comments, so if something resonates with you in any way, don’t hesitate to leave a comment on my blog. Thank you for stopping by–oh, and why not subscribe so you don’t miss a single post?


Subscribe to my Blog

Receive notifications of my new blog posts directly to your email.