I was childless and heartbroken. Nature healed me
Like nearly half of my generation I haven't had kids. Nature, wild swimming and the sea healed me
'I left my life to work at a magic mushroom retreat'
Denise Rue felt she'd lived small...then left her comfortable life to work at a magic mushroom retreat in Jamaica
Why I left the FT for the classroom and set up Now Teach...
After 31 years as a top journalist, Lucy Kellaway quit to take up teaching...
Our Founder's tale of the life crisis that inspired Noon
Career change, illness and a looming empty nest prompted Eleanor Mills to start her next act
My new chapter - novelist at 78
All her life Kirsteen Stewart had wanted to write. It's never too late...
Party girl to clean living mum
A chronic health condition forced Emma Nyman to reconsider her priorities
Don't make me laugh...how I became a comedian at 60
Val Lee on conquering her fears and taking to the stage at 60
My menopause: not a journey but a full-on car crash
GPs only receive basic menopause training, so Kate Muir's doctors seemed to be in the dark
The earthquake wrecked the life I'd built but saved my marriage
When the 2011 earthquake hit New Zealand, Emma and her husband lost everything. But there was a silver lining...
I had two kids, no parents, no husband and no idea how to pay the mortgage...
Tillie Harris on surviving a midlife meltdown
Clean living made me ill
Amy's obsession with healthy eating and exercise derailed her life. This is how she recovered.