Monthly Archives: May 2016

80 Years Young

Eighty Years Young the birthday cards reads and I think to myself that I wish it were true. Yes I do admit I am trying hard to fight off aging, like it was an insidious disease creeping up on me, … Continue reading

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Love in old age

I arrive at the ARCARE nursing home, flustered after a tussle with Centrelink regarding the daily fees I have to pay for Dorothy’s accommodation and care. Dorothy sits there in a┬áchair, pensive and silent. She says, “Hello”, but I fear … Continue reading

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