Category Archives: Tales & Visions

Alice Herz Sommer (Pianist) 107 years old

So impressed by the optimism that this wonderful lady kept up even during her stay in Theresienstadt! Advertisements

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91 year old DJ presents at Angel FM

Apparently being 91 has not stopped Margaret Leigh-Jones from trying new things and maybe that is her secret for staying young apart from cycling everyday!(more) It is only recently that she has begun presenting at Hampshire nostalgia radio station Angel … Continue reading

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“You are never too old to chase your dream”

Diana Nyad at the age of 64 became the first person to swim 110 miles from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage.(more) (Category Tales and vision,)

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Maurice Sendak

Rachel Cowan from New York (also interested in boomerageing) has shared this wonderful little video Continue reading

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Grandmother as activist

I was just in Buenos Aires and became aware of the work of these women . The grandmothers of the Plaza del Mayo in Argentina were awarded the Unesco peace prize in 2011: “The Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo (Spanish: AsociaciĆ³n Civil Abuelas de … Continue reading

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