Pages Navigation Menu

Observations and commentary on aging, caregiving, and the complex journey through the second half of life.

Most Recent Blog Posts

Dearest Son, Dearest Daughter…

Posted by on Dec 17, 2014 in Advisors, Aging Parents, Boomers | Comments Off

I wrote How To Say It To Seniors for adult children of aging parents as well as professionals who work with older adults. In retrospect, that was short sighted. What I failed to appreciate was that older adults...

Read More

Poetry and Aging Parents, Part 2

Posted by on Dec 9, 2014 in Aging Parents, Poetry | Comments Off

We back into life review on the path to the end. Dana Gioia moving poem The Lost Garden captures the cognitive melody of recalling who and what has come to define us as well as the wisdom of “wanting nothing...

Read More