Floating · New Year · Resolutions · strolling

Resolutions Require Work

I’m not a big resolution maker that many friends enjoy doing at the beginning of each year. My resistance may be my lack of desire to plan, and to allow myself to ‘float’ . Not scheduling activities has been a challenge for me. For most of my life I had goals, some realistic and most… Continue reading Resolutions Require Work

aging · clothes · dancing · humor · old · retirement · work

Retirement is a Dance

“Don’t you want to know what I do?” I asked. “No”, he answered. “But what I do is who I am,” I replied. “Why?” he asked. “Because I’m important. I have status. My job tells you about me,” I declare. “I don’t care what you did for a living,” he responds. “In retirement, we all… Continue reading Retirement is a Dance

aging · fences · painting · priming · Uncategorized · work

Too Old but Apparently Not Too Smart

Okay, so I’m not in perfect shape, but I didn’t realize just how out of shape I am until yesterday. Preferably the truth would have stayed hidden from me, and I could blissfully skip along (in a shuffling sort of way) in total ignorance.¬†However,¬†I have a younger sister (by a mere 16 months) who practices… Continue reading Too Old but Apparently Not Too Smart