Ursula poses artfully to pass as a younger cat, motivated by her inner ageism. cc by 2.0 rachel mcalpineContinue reading
Old is a word that daily grows more vague
and more distasteful for the semi-old.
We dread the word because we dread the fact.
Older gives grammatical offence
Why are people afraid of old women expressing themselves with makeup (and wild fashions)? Korean Artist Hong Ilhwa asks.Continue reading
Say these two lovers are eighty-two.
They may have many qualities of youth
they may be elastic, enthusiastic
Preparing for old age is scary
scarier than getting pregnant
twenty thousand miles from home.