it's all about me · remembering / musing

Jack Sparrow and the (metaphorical) circle of life

Being fifty-something, I know we can learn a lot from the animal world. Especially from our domesticated friends, like our Jack Sparrow (pirate cat and bon vivant). Jack’s not the most worldly of cats. He didn’t venture outside for the first seven years of his life (not unless you count that time he fell out… Continue reading Jack Sparrow and the (metaphorical) circle of life

it's all about me · remembering / musing

When the REAL truth lurks

Being fifty-something, I know that there are many truths in friendship. Especially in female fifty-something friendships. There are the day-to-day “press release” truths you share and quip, often in multi-age company: “Fifty is the new forty” “You’re only as old as you feel” “I can do anything I want”. Then there are the half-truths, the… Continue reading When the REAL truth lurks