Intrepid Optimist

Intrepid Optimist is the place where I can share my stories; fact, fiction and thoughts from the past and present. It’s Written by myself for people who believe adventure knows no age

Category Archives: Philosophy

People Who Have More Birthdays Live Longer

I am not sure what old age is anymore. I thought I was old at forty, then again at fifty and et al until I recently reached this, my eighty-third … Continue reading

March 9, 2019 · 2 Comments

Never Look Back and Regret. Look Back and Smile

As my old mate, Sid used to say, “You’d after be gormless not to know the difference between a glass of Bowjolly and one of them fancy Portugese, Mattu’s”. Sid’s … Continue reading

October 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

Let me Die a Young Man’s Death

Somewhere around 300 BC, the Greek philosopher, Epicuros  wrote that, “The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.” He believed that individuals can live in … Continue reading

August 18, 2017 · Leave a comment
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