Tag Archives: getting old

Living with Seniors

That’s what I do. I live in a Senior Center, being old myself. [1] But when I was an undergraduate in college, I lived with Seniors, too. And Juniors and Sophomores and Freshmen. I just thought of that today. It … Continue reading

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“One plucky leper”

I have been a fan of Gary Trudeau’s work for a long time.  He does a lot of current political things.  I’m pretty sure, for instance, that there will be a caricature of Donald Trump in today’s cartoon.  But a … Continue reading

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How not to feel like a frail old man

It’s not as easy as you might think. Here are some things we need to consider just to get started. First, it would help a good deal of you are actually not frail[1], not old, or not male. That would … Continue reading

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My Victory Lap

Long before I began to think of my life as a mile (= four laps) run, I knew the popular version of a saying from Psalm 90: “the days of a man are three score and ten or by reason … Continue reading

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