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The joy and confusion of turning 65
Tuesday, 15 Feb, 2011
The joy and confusion of turning 65

When my mom turned 65, I was 37 and newly married to my second husband (who was 25. See? I was always a trend-setter – or a Dirty Old Lady). And my mom was old. Old, Old, Old. She was saggy, chubby, achey, bumpy, and paring down her life  and activities to adjust for her age. Plus her […]

Aging, The Beatles, and Me
Tuesday, 16 Feb, 2010
Aging, The Beatles, and Me

Today is my birthday. I am 64 years old. It sounds so very old, but frankly, doesn’t feel any differently than 30: I’m fit, I’m gorgeous, I’m fun, and I’m the same cranky pain-in-the-ass I’ve always been, maybe worse.
In 1967 when the Beatles released “When I’m 64” I was in my last year of college. I […]

Big, Bold, and Brassy
Thursday, 11 Feb, 2010
Big, Bold, and Brassy

This is one of those blog posts that’s really personal. There will be another one coming next Tuesday when it’s my birthday (I always philosophize on my birthday, so be warned).  But today’s will be just plain obnoxious.
My friend Clayton Shold, who runs the best Sales site on the Webisphere, seems to be having a bit […]