Carol Orsborn, Ph.D., is founder of Fierce With Age, a keynote speaker and the author of 21 books on the connection between life stage and spiritual living, including Fierce With Age: Chasing God and Squirrels in Brooklyn. She lives in Nashville with her husband and has two adult children and a grandchild.
Hitting the gym after five years wasn’t easy — for body or ego
Money & Policy
Enrolling in the federal health program for Americans over 65 wasn’t easy or quick, but I enjoyed some triumphs along the way
When you no longer need to work from an office, it's time to begin the search for the "perfect place" to live
By tossing the hair dryer and gels, I gave myself permission to be more authentic in other ways
'Daddy’s little girl' wasn't just a role assumed for a few years; the confidence it gave lasted a lifetime
After a lifetime of mea culpas, I finally kicked the habit
It can be a terrifying — or liberating — moment when you realize you've suddenly become 'old'
Work & Purpose
An English professor chose two novels and a play as food for thought
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS