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Feb 08, 2016

Big life change

Living in Pa all my life, when my husband died I decided to move to Calif to be near my son and family grandson is 7 . It was hard and I was depressed

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Feb 08, 2016

My Thoughts from My Dark Midnight Ceiling

My Thoughts from My Dark Midnight Ceiling So many words have been written over time that I think originality in a story is merely a disguise of another

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Feb 08, 2016

St Valentine's Day

As St Valentine's Day draws near, you find piles and piles of chocolate boxes displayed at the entrance or a striking spot of every department store or

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Feb 06, 2016

Retirement Hobbies: Bird Watching

Get into Bird Watching! A great hobby to do from the comfort of your own home.. I love it!

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Feb 06, 2016

Greyhound, by Harry Chapin

It's nice to hear from recent retirees. Whether the decision to retire was yours or others, we all have thought about it and hoped it would bring great

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Feb 05, 2016

Almost my last walk

Not a very nice day today, but I had to go to the bank. It is a cool 30 f. with drizzle on and off and gusty winds. There were lots of big puddles on

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Feb 05, 2016

God's Plan for Aging

Most seniors never get enough exercise. In His wisdom God decreed that seniors become forgetful so they would have to search for their glasses, keys and

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Feb 05, 2016

Alone Like Always, continued...

I am the one who is 'Alone Like Always, Etc. Anyhow, from your comments, good people, I have decided to write a bit more. I am 65 in May and was forced

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Feb 05, 2016

Early Retiree

Hi, I am a 56 year old single retiree. I have two grown children and three grandsons ages 7, 3, and 1. I have been retired for 3 years. I was the

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Feb 01, 2016

Old Age

Today I feel like discussing the subject of “old age”. Much of what I write about comes to me by reading numerous studies on countless subjects many of

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Feb 01, 2016

Sleep Habits

My mind drifts to the remarks my wife makes when she knows that I had only slept a few hours the night before. She worries about me in that she feels that

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Jan 30, 2016

Around the city

Don your winter hat and coat and come walk with me. It is only a small city of 17,000 people. 2 miles north to south and 2 miles east to west. I don’t

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Jan 30, 2016


The days are not getting any shorter but to me it seems they are. I am rising earlier and after doing a few jobs like sweeping the tiles and getting

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Jan 30, 2016

Little Visitor to my Backyard

At the back of my house is a tiny backyard. Every year in early winter we used to have a little visitor to this yard, a butcherbird. When she came, she

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Jan 23, 2016

Reach My Retirement Goals

Retirees responded to the 2016 Goals Question!

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