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Born in the 1800s: a look into the life of two supercentenarians

When Susannah Mushatt Jones and Emma Morano were born in 1899, there was not yet world war or penicillin, and electricity was still considered a marvel. 1,175 more words

World

Memories Of My Centenarian Granny, Part II

Note:  Last week, my grandmother hit another milestone.  She tied her own mother in terms of longevity.  I spoke to her for her birthday and she boasted that she is the eyes of her daughter, my aunt Ermine.  970 more words

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Memories Of My Centenarian Granny

Note:  Last week, my grandmother hit another milestone.  She tied her own mother in terms of longevity.  I spoke to her for her birthday and she boasted that she is the eyes of her daughter, my aunt Ermine.  980 more words

Life

Didn't accomplish much today? Don't worry. It was just the right amount.

For a year or so, prayer has been a part of my yoga practice. It started when Honey, my grandpa, had hip replacement surgery at the ripe age of 100. 468 more words

Yoga

A NEW BEGINNING: Enid Writers' Club

    The Enid Writers’ Club is the oldest writing club in Oklahoma.  Established in 1923 by Phillips University professor Roy J. Wolfinger, he also served as their first president. 444 more words

Ode to Madam Han

Ode to madam Han 

Born on Hainan island of peasant stock
The younger of two daughters
Orphaned at the tender age of twelve
Left to toil and fend for herself… 764 more words

Centenarian

My Centenarian Mother - reborn!

Hello ,                                                              I have started this blog about my mother  because I believe there are many lessons to be learnt from her long and fruitful life. 554 more words

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