Aug 14 2015
A lot of people were surprised when the NFL relinquished their coveted non-profit tax-exempt status — mainly because they didn’t even know the NFL was a non-profit! In many ways, the discovery of the NFL’s stealth status was good news all around.
Yes: It was good in that a lot of those same people would really […]
Jun 14 2015
Or “What if aging were a Disney attraction?”
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about a younger friend’s off-hand remark that she wasn’t worried about growing old. My inner voice was shouting, “So what are you doing to get ready for it?” but kept my mouth shut. We were out having a good time, so why […]
Apr 05 2015
Previously posted in The Good Point Collective
If you are an expert in your field, chances are you are often asked to explain your subject to the general public. If you’re like most people in this situation, you probably react with a shrug, say, “It’s complicated,” and then either hide your vast knowledge under layers of […]
Jan 24 2015
May 28 2014
Dear 60-Year-Old Self,
You know that two-bedroom apartment you have in Florida, four blocks from the beach, for $750 a month? Take pictures: It’s a steal, and no one is ever going to believe you ever had it.
You should probably really ramp up your exercise program now. I mean the feeble effort you make at doing […]
Apr 29 2014
The Lost Child Script 140422
Apr 08 2014
A Day on the Bay
Mar 31 2014
Celebrating 2014 Poetry Month, I pulled together three years worth of postcard poems and created a Kindle book and one volume of poems, available on Amazon.
Mar 12 2014
Posted in Medium.com March 9, 2014
Is this really the best available advice for unemployed women over age sixty?
How Hard Can It Be?
When I left my job last fall, I felt secure in my years of experience as a writer, editor, and conference manager. Surely it wouldn’t take me too long to find some new […]