Tag Archives: aging

Mo’ Drama (FaceApp)

Looks like FaceApp is all the rage now… but, hey, I already know what I’m going to look like when I get old… Continue reading

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Of Grain and Growing

Unlike these great fields of wheat, we can bear fruit over and over again… if we do not give up on staying green and growing. Continue reading

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Old Folks away from Home

Even if my phone is a slider, there are still strong connections to what is best in younger generations: excellence, quality, faith and humor. Continue reading

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Autumn’s Cold Calling

A hard freeze a week ago
and three days of stiff breeze
have left a skim of leaves on the lawn. Continue reading

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Compromise

At ninety,
when his kidneys began to fail,
he decided he was tired of the fighting,
tired of the tooth and nail,
tired of what it takes
to hold on to this world. Continue reading

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Heart Trouble

I would rather be grateful and adore a capricious God than spend my life in the hollowness of skepticism.
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Witness of Weakness

Passing through our middle years, we are still occasionally surprised not to see that younger memory of ourselves when we look in the mirror. Continue reading

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