Start Your Go Creative! Week. Exercise 12: Old Age
Posted on September 2, 2013 by Kira Kenley
Why not make this week a creative one and try our task?
Meeting Old Age
Society has a lot of rules around “old age” and what it means. The term “old age pensioner” brings to mind a whole multitude of images around what it means to be old in this world. There is a lot of fear attached to imagining our bodies and minds breaking down as we prepare to leave the world and the pain and suffering that this may cause.
F-R-E-E-Write for 20 minutes as you consider what old age means to you:
What are your hopes and dreams?
What are your fears and worries?
Take a 5 minute break.
Using the hand you do not usually write with write a letter to yourself from the “old” you, the last version of you before you leave your life.
Enquire, Explore but most of all…