Artist: Joseph Barker
At one stage “Fifty Shades of Grey” was the hottest book around but I had no interest at all in reading it! Not because I am in my mid-seventies and therefore past being interested in ‘sex’, but because since turning sixty I have come to know the difference between ‘having sex’ and ‘making love’ and believe as an older woman, it does not involve handcuffs, the Kama Sutra or even any Tantric teaching.
What is the meaning of authority for elders when our children have left home and we have retired from jobs and careers?
Whatever our life experiences, claiming our authority as an elder citizen can be very empowering.