“I’m too old for this $#!^”

It was the day after the super moon phenomenon of 2014 and a group of thirty something friends sat around the patio completely satiated. Homemade Mexican food had been served and devoured and all wore beer induced grins. It was a lovely way to spend a summer evening. It was all quite normal and familiar when the conversation took a sudden turn. Music from the 90’s had played commercial free on one of those Digital TV channels and all night the phrase “I love that song,” could be heard....more

IT'S OKAY HONEY, LEAVE THE LIGHTS ON. WHY I'M SO MUCH HOTTER NOW THAN IN MY 20'S.

“And the beauty of a woman, with passing years only grows!”-Audrey Hepburn...more

Age is But a Number

Age is but a number.Really people, it is. It’s not a euphemism that allows adults to wear Care Bear shirts and skip across the parking lot to Starbucks, but it isn’t a steadfast bar where you have to adjust your life to fit it....more

Wrinkles on Your Face

What is happening to your face? Where did all those lines and wrinkles come from? A woman sits with a co-worker during her lunch break, commenting on the people passing by, "Look, there goes another one – not a wrinkle on her." "Of course not," the co-worker replies, "She's all of twenty-two, if that." "How about that one," the woman says, "No saggy cheeks. No turkey neck....more

How to be Queen of Your Own Life

Written By Lissa Rankin...more

Making it to 92

by Julie Danis...more

Labor Day's ambivalent spark (with a dash of basil)

(When WVFC asked its writers to contribute some thoughts about Labor Day and the back-to-school season, we were nearly overwhelmed with smart thoughts. Stay tuned for more pairings this week. Below, Ainslie Uhl and Diane Vacca speak to that elegiac edge, when we can't decide whether to grieve summer or push forward. -- Ed.) ...more
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