It’s on the tip of my tongue

5 min readFeb 10

In which the author muses on memory and aging in this age of distraction

Cute toddler sticking out their tongue
Image by Olga Balakir from Pixabay

Carol Burt (a Medium writer whose work I follow avidly) recently wrote about memory. She shared the distress that comes with aging and discovering that her memory is apparently not as robust as it used to be.

Her piece rang lots of bells with me. Get to a certain age, and every memory glitch is a suggestion that the…


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