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About Boomers

Micheal Kinsley, in Old Age:  A Beginner’s Guide, says that

in a boomer culture that celebrates youth, you no longer qualify.  Ouch

I’m posting this as a heads-up to all those who no longer qualify as youthful.  

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Essays and Poems

Yesterday while at Brueggers, I read 4 Ways To Make Space In Your Brain To Create by Liz Fosslien and Mollie West.  The first of the four is daily Morning Pages.   259 more words


Old Age: A Beginner's Guide (Review)

The book’s diminutive size caught my attention, just under 7 by 5 by 1 inches.  Then the title–Old Age: A Beginner’s Guide–clinched the decision to read it. 460 more words

Cultural Highlights

"Dying Last or Dying Lucid"

This looks like a book I should check out:  Old Age: A Beginner’s Guide by the journalist Michael Kinsley.   This was reviewed by Pete Beidler in the Northwest Parkinson’s Foundation’s… 133 more words

Parkinson's People

... No Kidding [POTUS blooper]...

.. boy , oh boy , did His Lordship commit a blunder …

.. or , in the trade , a gaffe . He made a Kinsley gaffe . 96 more words

Personal Opinion

Which Is More Arrogant?

We don’t want to force you to have an abortion or to marry someone of the same gender, whereas you do want to close out those possibilities for us. 34 more words