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September's end

There are certain dates I love: 30th September is one of them. It’s that feeling of finishing in order to start again – totally false of course, internally constructed and completely self-fulfilling… Doesn’t stop me loving it, the drawing of a line, the tidying away of summer as we turn our faces to the bright, chill days to come. 931 more words

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What is Elder Abuse?

From the Office of Administration on Aging (AoA) 

What Is Elder Abuse “Any knowing, intentional, or negligent act by a caregiver or any other person that causes harm or a serious risk of harm to a vulnerable adult.” … 508 more words


Artists Mourn Edward Albee

‘He Changed the World’: Edward Albee, the playwright whose Broadway debut — “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” — remains one of the best-known American plays, was mourned by the people who knew him best: those in the world of theater. 219 more words


X-Projects: Video Recording Required (high-profile event)

The following is from Christine O’Kelly, Age Friendly Project Coordinator, DCU, who is looking for a high-profile event to be recorded:

Clockwise L-R, some of the attendees will be: … 277 more words


Looking for a job..

“we’re #seniors, #experienced, ready to go back to #work. We like #travels,#meeting people, good #music and#movies with friends and family. 330 more words


The Fall

Leaves of green and yellow,
Turn to red, orange and gold.
There’s no room for summer,
In the fall.

As the year begins to close, 98 more words

Third Age

The Empty Cradle

A simple, quiet place,
That sometimes holds my dreams,
Yet more often than not,
A place I lay my sorrows.

Those precious moments,
Here rests his tiny head, 65 more words

Third Age