Tag Archives: mid-life crisis

Imagining the future: growing into old age

  I hesitated and actually cringed before typing the words “old age.” There is a big part of me that rebels against even thinking about “the dying of the light.” (This is from Dylan Thomas’s poem “Do Not Go Gentle … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sense of an Ending (with a personal reaction)

Update, August 6, 2018: You can listen to Eleanor Wachtel (of CBC’s Writers and Company) interview Julian Barnes in 2011 here. The Sense of an Ending, by Julian Barnes In The Sense of an Ending, Julian Barnes has written with an … Continue reading

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