As a girl, Mary Berry was told “There isn’t any career I can recommend for you.” She has been a magazine food editor and TV presenter, and has published over 70 cookery books. At 82 she has no plans to retire.
As well as being an acclaimed musician, Patti Smith is an accomplished poet and climate activist.
At 103, Eileen Kramer is still dancing.
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Here’s a brave one. Intelligent, talented, fearless. “Everybody gets into trouble. My reply to (young writers) is ‘blaze away’. You … More
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“Jane Campion has this wonderful ability to adapt to different situations and different people.”
This photo is from a workshop held in 2016, by Dance East in Britain, focusing on the artistry of … More