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Notes from the afterlife; on being 50+

Well,  it took getting mad to write this, but come on people, 50+ is considered elderly? I work with the elderly, and by elderly, I mean 70’s , 80’s and beyond. 168 more words

Going Through the Mental Health System as a PoC Youth

My depression began when I was in the 7th grade. I was between the ages of ten to twelve. Today I am a seventeen year old high school senior still struggling with depression. 920 more words

Poc

Tinsel & Term Limits

I’m a few weeks into this 6-nity business (living into my 6th decade with humor and dignity). And I have to say it’s no big deal. 250 more words

Written Art

Take a like in the mirror: selfie-reflections on beauty

 

I took these photos this summer, trying to capture an especially heartfull moment with my daughter. We were in Wateron Lakes National Park, truly my favourite place on this earth and possibly one of the windiest places on the planet. 794 more words

Authenticity

Radio Talk Show Host Al Cole Interviews Bob Weinstein

Mark Your Calendar: December 17th 

Bob Weinstein will be interviewed on Al Cole’s nationally syndicated CBS “People of Distinction” radio  tomorrow, Dec. 17th.  It will air at 5 pm and be repeated until 8 pm, Eastern Time. 34 more words

Baby Boomers

What We Need (and don't need) from Our Elders

Elders and revolution make for an ironic combination, and elders fail to realize this.

Some of my best blessings on this earth are my “barrio abuelas”. 3,776 more words

Puerto Rico

What We Need (and don't need) From Our Revolutionary Elders

There’s an irony between elders within revolution and our elders seem to have not yet realized this.

Some of my best blessings on this earth are my “barrio abuelas”. 3,722 more words

Puerto Rico