Tag: aging

Benefits of Play, Creativity Boosting & Inspiration, Fun & Humor

Childlike Wonder: Don’t Let It Slip Away

Childlike Wonder

As I get older, it occurs to me that I’m in danger of losing touch with the childlike wonder that makes life worth living. In order to get much joy out of life, I think you have to have a sense of the awesome, a deep curiosity about things, and a desire to jump into …

Books, Reading, & Libraries, Random Generalizations & Observations

Age and Falling Out of Love With Reading

Age & reading

I’ve written lately about having trouble recapturing my reading groove. Owing to a variety of factors, reading just doesn’t have the same pull it once did. I’m desperately hoping that the love will return, but in the meantime a conversation with a friend (who’s an avid reader and a bit of a wise philosopher) shed …