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Age and Expectation in Novels

The more you read the more you begin to think about what set the books you like apart from the books you didn’t like; the tropes you can live with and those you can’t. 637 more words

Bookmarked Thoughts

That Age Old Argument

“How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you was?”

- Satchel Paige

Too old, washed up, over the hill, not needed, redundant, put out to pasture, past their prime..

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Age Dictates Mindset

All brands define their demographic by the basics – age, gender, geography, income, and many other clearly defined criteria. This is a basic marketing step. The digital world has been layering on many more detailed targeting opportunities such as alignment with other brands, interest areas, digital relationships, online actions, and a plethora of unique profile characteristics. 701 more words


Looking Back

As I write this, I’m watching the movie The Sweetest Thing on Netflix. I first saw this movie back in 2002 when an old friend and I rented it from a local video store on an otherwise dull weekend evening. 595 more words

Life Commentaries

New becoming

The older I get, the more meaningless my numbers become. There are fewer markers than in youth, when 5 = school, 13 = hormones, 16 = driving, and 18 = adulthood and voting for the civic-minded, and 21 = drinking. 1,137 more words

Dirty Thirty Revelations

I turned 30 on Friday. It was a big revelation to me. To begin, I decided to welcome thirty with a bottle of moscato and it was amazing. 511 more words


Ageist slobs are getting older.

Okay so I know that statement is a bit OTT but let me explain myself. So the last fortnight I’ve been suffering with a kidney infection and when the antibiotics FINALLY kicked in I decided to go back to work. 391 more words