Category Archives: 1970s

The Good Ol’ Days?

A Morning in My World, 2015 I awkwardly maneuver my stiff, creaking limbs off the pillow top mattress, and then I stumble to the bathroom counter to insert my contacts so I can see walls and doors before I run into … Continue reading

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Back When I Wasn’t Old

Everyone is the age of their heart. ~Guatemalan Proverb You know how it is–or, at least, I hope you do. While looking for one misplaced item, you stumble across something else–something long forgotten–and suddenly a switch is flipped, a memory … Continue reading

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It Was 1970 Something

For the last 28 years, I have spent every working day surrounded by teenagers–teaching them, learning from them, observing them, enjoying them, and yes, occasionally even complaining about them.  In some ways, I think they have accelerated my aging process … Continue reading

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