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Aging, General

 21 records found

50th Reunion Spurs Memories by Ken Potts

(Connections   July 21, 2019)
Thoughts of the 'In' crowd…
Topics: Contemplation, Insight Education Friends & Neighbnors Memories Relationships Social Activities

Signs of Aging by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   May 6, 2018)
Thoughts on my world at 90…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Change Memories

Forgetters by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   July 23, 2017)
Recalling the fleeting moments of our lives…
Topics: Memories Memory (failing, improving) Optimal Aging

The Metallic Years by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   April 24, 2016)
Feel like complaining? Take time to reminisce…
Topics: Change Memories Optimal Aging

One by One by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   March 23, 2014)
I cannot remember when I last sang Count Your Blessings
Topics: Memories Thanks, Thankfulness, Thanksgiving

There are 16 more items for this category and the Memories topic...See the whole list

Arts & Entertainment

 3 records found

Remembering a Lesser-Known Carroll by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   December 14, 2019)
A tribute to Carroll Spinney
Topics: Character, Integrity Education History Media Memories Television Tribute, Testimony

On the Street Where We Lived by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   October 19, 2019)
Celebrating Sesame Street's 50th birthday…
Topics: Grandchildren History Learning Media Memories News Television

In Praise of a Counter-Culture by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   February 17, 2008)
The good old days still are in Wenatchee, Washington…
Topics: Arts & Entertainment Memories


 1 record found

Looking Back by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   November 11, 2012)
Some post-election thoughts…
Topics: Diversity & Pluralism Memories Voting & Elections


 1 record found

Words Considered by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   March 31, 2018)
English in other times and places
Topics: Change Communication Language, Meaning Memories


 5 records found

Graduations by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   May 14, 2017)
In the season of graduations, thoughts about my own…
Topics: Education History Learning Memories

Excessive Debt? by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   April 16, 2017)
At times I marvel at the debt accrued by so many students…
Topics: Change Education Financial History Memories Trends

Lessons I Learned in High School by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   August 8, 2010)
Reunion reflections and somber afterthoughts…
Topics: Education Memories Tribute, Testimony

High School Graduation (revisited) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   June 13, 2010)
Poetic reflections on a timeless rite-of-passage…
Topics: Birthdays & Annivesaries Education Memories

Graduation by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   May 24, 2009)
My senior moment came when I thought of my own high school graduation…
Topics: Education Hopes & Dreams Memories

Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 3 records found

The Tale of the Flameless Taper by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   November 1, 2019)
An All-Saints Day reminder…
Topics: Christian Life Dying and Death Faith Future Halloween Holidays Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Memories

An All Saints Day Tribute by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   November 3, 2017)
Remembering those who left us…
Topics: Faith Family Memories Relationships Religion Tribute, Testimony

God, Bless America Again by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 4, 2017)
A supplication for the National Day of Prayer
Topics: Faith God Government Hopes & Dreams Memories Prayer


 1 record found

Let Me Dream On by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   April 14, 2013)
When I was 12 years old, I had a job delivering magazines…
Topics: Investment Memories Work


 21 records found

City Slickers by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   May 24, 2020)
Memories of growing up in the city, with summers on the farm…
Topics: Family History Language, Meaning Lifestyle, General Memories

I Remember When by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   July 22, 2018)
I got a nickel a week allowance…and other things found only in memories…
Topics: History Memories

Food, Glorious Food! by Stu Johnson

(My World   January 30, 2018)
Memories and reflections on one of God's gifts to us…
Topics: Cooking Food & Nuitrition History Lifestyle, General Memories

Lighten Up! by Stu Johnson

(My World   January 23, 2018)
Memories of winter fun, injecting laughter and humor in your life…
Topics: Contentment, Satsifaction Humor Lifestyle, General Memories Optimal Aging Recreation Weather

Home Sweet Home by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   August 6, 2017)
A flood of memories from a trip to my boyhood home…
Topics: Change Friends & Neighbnors Memories

There are 16 more items for this category and the Memories topic...See the whole list

Health & Wellness

 1 record found

10 Early Signs of Alzheimer'sComparing normal age-related changes submitted by Stu Johnson

(Health & Wellness   September 9, 2015)
When is it time to suspect Alzheimer's? This guide from the Alzheimer's Association compares early signs of the disease with normal changes most of us experience as we age…
Topics: Change Disease Health Care Memories


 6 records found

Memories of 9/11 by James N. Watkins

(My World   September 11, 2020)
Thoughts from the days immediately following the attacks to years later…
Topics: Contemplation, Insight History Memories Terrorism Tragedy Tribute, Testimony

A Surrender Remembered by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   September 4, 2020)
Recalling September 2, 1945 seventy-five years later…
Topics: History Memories Tribute, Testimony War

70 Years Ago by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   October 5, 2014)
For my last birthday, I received a book about the Summer of 1927…
Topics: Memories

In Praise of Mayberry Days by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   August 17, 2008)
Pining for what Andy Griffith took for granted…
Topics: Change Media Memories

Try to Remember and Forget by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   September 14, 2007)
Poetic reflections on the week of September 11…
Topics: History Memories Tribute, Testimony

Burma Shave by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   November 12, 2006)
How many of you remember those ol' Burma Shave signs along our highways (no freeways or Interstate then. Here are a few that a friend (another senior) sent to me so I will share some with you…
Topics: Advertising Humor Memories


 16 records found

Memorial Day is a Memory Jogger by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 23, 2020)
Paying tribute to those who purchased our freedom…
Topics: COVID-19 Freedom History Holidays Memorial Day Memories Service Tribute, Testimony War

A Motherless Mother's Day by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 9, 2020)
What I miss most about my mom…
Topics: Family Holidays Memories Mother's Day Tribute, Testimony

Facing 2020 by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(My World   January 15, 2020)
Glancing back while gazing forward…
Topics: Contemplation, Insight Future Holidays Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams Memories Planning

A New Year's Eve Remembrance by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   January 1, 2019)
Toasting friends and loved ones who have died…
Topics: History Holidays Holiday Season Memories New Year's News Tribute, Testimony

Music in the Malls 2017 compiled by Stu Johnson

(Arts & Entertainment   December 20, 2017)
Videos of flash mobs and other performances to help brighten your holiday season . . . (See 2018 version for latest updates
Topics: Christmas Holidays Holiday Season Humor Inspiration Memories Music Popular Culture

There are 11 more items for this category and the Memories topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

Welcome Summer by James N. Watkins

(My World   June 5, 2020)
Time out for a lighter look at life before COVID-19…
Topics: COVID-19 Humor Lifestyle, General Memories Seasons Social Activities

Life Events

 1 record found

I'll Fly Away by Bill Nichols

(My World   November 24, 2018)
Thoughts stirred by a morning walk…
Topics: Contemplation, Insight Dying and Death Memories Metaphors, Life Lessons Nature


 1 record found

Autumn Beckons by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   October 3, 2010)
Seasons can be overlooked by unsentimental souls which can lead to monotonous living…
Topics: Memories

News & Current Events

 5 records found

Remembering 9/11 by James N. Watkins

(My World   September 11, 2019)
A collection of thoughts on this day of remembrance…
Topics: Contemplation, Insight History Loss & Grieving Memories Terrorism Tragedy Tribute, Testimony

Remembering Billy Graham by Stu Johnson

(Faith   February 24, 2018)
A tribute to a remarkable man of God…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Character, Integrity History Inspiration Jesus Memories News Religion Tribute, Testimony

Gulf Oil Redefined by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   July 4, 2010)
A present-day look at the past…
Topics: Conservation & Environement Disaster Faith Memories

Remembering Columbine Ten Years Later by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   April 26, 2009)
Haunting memories and unrealized dreams…
Topics: History Memories Tragedy

A Final Birthday Wish by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   March 16, 2008)
What do you give a dying dad?…
Topics: Birthdays & Annivesaries Dying and Death Memories Tribute, Testimony


 7 records found

He Turned 21 Today by Bill Nichols

(Connections   August 26, 2019)
An occasion to pass on a family heirloom…
Topics: Family Memories Personal Issues Tribute, Testimony

Father, My Mother is Gone by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   August 3, 2019)
A prayer when your mother dies…
Topics: Dying and Death Family Memories Relationships Tribute, Testimony

My Five Mothers by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   May 1, 2016)
On mothers and being mothered...preparing for Mother's Day…
Topics: Family Holidays Memories Mother's Day

Digging Around the Family Tree by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   May 27, 2012)
Instructions for caretakers…
Topics: Family History Memories

A Birthday Poem for My 90 Year-Old Great Aunt by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   April 29, 2012)
Reflections in the rearview mirror of life…
Topics: Birthdays & Annivesaries Faith Memories Tribute, Testimony

The Father of the Bride Remembers by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   July 24, 2011)
Pondering framed pictures in the hallway of my heart…
Topics: Advice, Guidance & Mentoring Family Memories Parenting, Parents

Summer at Grandma's House by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   July 15, 2007)
Longing for the good old days and a great old lady…
Topics: Family Memories

Sports & Recreation

 2 records found

A Season for Starting Over (Again) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   April 8, 2017)
Why I love the start of baseball season…
Topics: Baseball Hopes & Dreams Memories Opportunity Sports

The Toughest Loss of All by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   December 5, 2010)
Remembering the Old Cub…
Topics: Baseball History Memories Sports


 1 record found

Up in the Air by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   July 19, 2009)
I barely remember my first commercial flight, probably a DC3…
Topics: Financial Memories Trends


 1 record found

Happy May Day! by James N. Watkins

(My World   May 1, 2017)
Sneaking around to do good deeds…a tradition in need of revival…
Topics: Memories Relationships Service Volunteer

Work, Employment

 2 records found

Umpteen Jobs by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   May 28, 2017)
Sometimes 2-3 jobs at once was an enriching experience…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Memories Values Work

Valuing the Workplace by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   October 11, 2015)
How our past shapes our future…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Memories Work