on age

if there is something you think you are too old to do you better hurry up and do it because you're not getting any younger and that thing is not getting any done-er.

with age

to be young is to discover things for the first time to be older is to realize that you were not the first to be wise is to still feel wonder despite it all

bright sun

changes my skin turns it brown won't be long 'til the leatheriness settles in but i would not trade the warmth for fewer wrinkles nor days among the mountains, birds, and lizards for fewer sunspots the dots on my face may multiply but i will always be willing to smile at the sky