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Today I Saw My Future

This is day two of writing challenge
 

I saw myself at what I hope is a distant future

I didn’t know it at the time, but today I saw my future and I found some inspiration and some despair.   286 more words

Life Skills

An Easter Lily For Dreams Deferred

My son and daughter-in-law brought me an Easter Lily. It is my very favorite flower, and this one is particularly beautiful. They surprise me with one every year, and even when they come into the house, and say, “Close your eyes…”, it never occurs to me until I open my eyes that my gorgeous lily has arrived. 1,855 more words

Baby Boomers

Why the Baby Boomers Can Go to Hell (And Why Generation X Can Suck it Too)

The title may seem harsh, unless of course you are a member of my generation- the Millenials. If you’re one of us, this may actually ring with the sweet sound of truth. 2,337 more words

Writing

Jerusalem

It’s about an hour bus ride from Haifa to Jerusalem across the Holy Land. Once in a while you get vistas which if you use a little imagination still look a bit like those of Biblical times. 1,626 more words

Boomer Retirement

I Belong To The Baby Boomer Generation

I belong fairly and squarely to the Baby Boomer generation. Of course, it is hard to deny the popular conception that we are the lucky generation, the last beneficiaries of an economic system designed to promote an ever rising standard of living. 543 more words

Culture

HEY KIDS: MOVE OUT & MOVE ON

Empty nesters are enjoying better social lives, traveling more frequently and have more financial freedom, according to the most recent Del Webb Baby Boomer Survey from national homebuilder… 369 more words

Baby Boomers