Quindlen states that growing older has its perks, such as wisdom and a new perspective on life that makes it more joyful. I agree.
This is a book about her life and the lives of women today.
"It's odd when I think of the arc of my life, from child to young woman to aging adult. First I was who I was. Then I didn't know who I was. Then I invented someone, and became her. Then I began to like what I'd invented. And finally I was what I was again."
From Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen.