A writer with aphantasia—weird or what?

Lately a flurry of articles have drawn attention to the phenomenon of aphantasia. This is a recently named brain condition (not a disability) of those who cannot summon up mental pictures in their mind's eye.  (Some have "total aphantasia", which affects all the senses, but that's not me.) Realisation slow and fast: that's me too A long … Continue reading A writer with aphantasia—weird or what?

One more for the how-to-be-a-terrific-old-person list: sex

One more item has been added to the how-to-be-a-terrific-older-person to-do list: sex. I give up! Shall I sharpen my brain to get more sex, or run out and get more sex for the sake of my brain cells, or both (to be on the safe side). The dreaded to-do list has now swollen into a multi-dimensional database leaking … Continue reading One more for the how-to-be-a-terrific-old-person list: sex