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September 15

Edwina reminded me the other day that her son Steve will be leaving prison on September 15. She can’t wait.

In all the time Steve’s been locked away, Edwina hasn’t visited him once. 134 more words


Checking boxes and eating oreos

An envelope from Social Security arrived in Edwina’s mailbox a couple of weeks ago. It contained a packet of forms for Edwina to fill out to reapply for disability, and Edwina’s first response was to be defensive. 384 more words


City of Perth, Part 4

T-shirt: Target

Pants: Uniqlo

Coat: Sportsgirl

Sandals: Hush Puppies

Bag: Rebecca Minkoff MAC bag

As I’m writing this, I’m still finding it hard to believe that this is my final week in Perth. 190 more words


Transitions In Older Adults

So much has been written and said about transitions as we age. Despite that, it is never an easy process adapting to and accepting change. It demands looking at changes realistically. 584 more words



It’s funny how your mind works when you have a little down time.

The girls and I were enjoying a trip to Panama City Beach, filling our days with waves and sand, a little mini golf, time at the pier, and travels to nearby Seaside and Rosemary Beach. 324 more words


Aging And Retirement (pt 1)

“Congratulations on your retirement! A phrase I was to hear time and again. Why did it grate on me? What is there to congratulate me for? 769 more words


Apartment woes

I stopped by Edwina’s apartment earlier today to drop off her belated birthday present. It was good to see her and catch up on things I’ve missed during the past few weeks. 226 more words