FYI:: temper [ˈtɛmpə] vb (tr) a rare word for adapt

Lil' less of the old self.
Maturing... Still maturing.
Going down... Stumbling through the abyss.
Finding... Struggling to find ground to bounce back.
Looking beyond... Accompanying a nomadic mind to paths un-treaded.
Attempting to understand the un-understandable... Toying with the possibilities:
Returning back to the simpler less advertised pearls of wisdom!
Hearkening to the sweet nothings' of the heart!
Acknowledging the sense in the nonsense!
Resisting the urge to tie the loose ends!
Quelling the cerebral menagerie!