Thoughts on Turning 40
by Ali Noel Vyain
A collection of 100 poems which tell how the writer feels about various subjects including modern life, working, aging, beauty, mental illness, truth, lies, loss, hope, space, herself, and insanity. She can be flippant as well as deep and surly. From one extreme to another, she talks about what it’s like to be different in a society which wants her to be something she’s not.