Changing the Story: Embracing My True Self

Being Different

I have always said that I can move to any part of the world and survive. Standing still, genuinely accepting my past, appreciating my present and pushing through fear weren’t as easy.

Appreciating Being in the Sixties


By Catherine Gildiner's 
It is hard to appreciate myself when I am a woman in my 60s with white hair and wrinkles. I live in a society that worships youth and a good amount of my friends are getting plastic surgery, liposuction, and botox. I sometimes feel sorely tempted to follow suit. Yet in Japan […]