Charlotte Alice Overton-Hart, or just Sharpie Al.
Champion of ageing and the old, and the experience and wisdom of older people, inspired by my 92-year-old gran, Nancy.
People are my favourite vintage. Amazing greys.
A valuable insight not just into how we see others as they age, but how people perceive they are seen by others, and what effect this may have on them.
Extract from Ill At Ease: Writers on Ailments Real and Imagined (1989) edited by D. J. Enright.