Most people dread it. Some deny it is even happening. Many will lie about it.
Me? I think turning 40 is exciting.
There are moments from my childhood where a small seed of wisdom was deposited into my subconscious that would blossom with age. One of those seeds was planted during a Saturday morning fishing trip with my father and younger sister.
While pulling my volunteer shift at Community Services Thrift Store, I came across a blast from my past: a puka shell necklace.