Getting older,
bot always wiser.

Ok, maybe I gained some wisdom
somewhere along the way

while learning to balance
love with humor

and kindness
with candor.


Janet Cormier is a painter, writes prose and poetry, and performs comedy. Janet prefers different and original over pretty. She loves collecting stuff, but cleaning not so much. Janet also talks to strangers. A lot. Her column appears weekly on Oddball Magazine.