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On Turning 50 and Other Thoughts About Creativity, Health, and Community

By Michelle Wilson, Development Director of The Children’s Advocacy Center of Jackson County

I turned 50 this month. Yes, I am half way through my life and ready to start Act Two. 948 more words


Fifty years older and wiser....

I’m going to celebrate my 50 years as if I own them. This is not my mother’s birthday. Every time I’ve considered turning 50, I’ve equated it with my mother’s 50th birthday — the day she officially became old and “senile” as we so lovingly told her. 1,454 more words

Christian Life

Kent- I Love NYC

Yep, that’s my maiden name.  I don’t really think about it as my name because Carolyn Lubecker has been my name for a longer time than Carolyn Kent was. 773 more words

Turning 50

WEEK 37 / 6 MARCH - 12 MARCH 2015

253 FRIDAY 6 MARCH 2015

Candy – Johnny Mercer, Jo Stafford & The Pied Pipers


Candy belongs to a group of songs that I discovered in the early 1990s, mostly through Time’s “Your Hit Parade Series, The War Years”. 3,218 more words


Kissing My 40s Goodbye

All day you’ve been thinking about this blog post and what you will write. It’s your birthday, and it’s tradition that you write something snarky about aging. 508 more words

On Life

rainy day mind ramblings

I woke up this morning listening to the rain on the roof and it falling all around us. We had the windows open last night, so the rain patter sounds were all around us. 1,006 more words

Home Front

WEEK 36 / 27 FEBRUARY - 5 MARCH 2015


(I’m a Dreamer) Aren’t We All – Johnny Gale & Little Isidore


Being a dreamer. When is a good time to wake up and deal with the real world? 2,349 more words