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How Will You Live?

The last section of Thriving Beyond Midlife, How Will You Live?, concerns itself with thriving even while dealing with the declining personal resources and frailty that come with advanced age. Researchers found that 30% of seniors over age 73 were … Continue reading

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How Will You Pay For It?

Last week I wrote about one of my favorite reality books, Thriving Beyond Midlife by Craig MacBean and Henry Simmons. I described the “Where Will You Live?” section and promised to review part four, “How Will You Live?”.  I must … Continue reading

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True Story

The 1920’s An Irish Catholic unwed mother gives up her baby boy and he is put in foster care in New York City. An Irish Catholic family, he is NYC cop and she is a homemaker, raise Christopher with the … Continue reading

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The Lowdown on Greece, Iceland and Ireland

On the cover of the Michael Lewis book, Boomerang – Travels in the New Third World, is the familiar portrait of George Washington that appears on a one dollar bill. The only difference is that George’s right eye has a … Continue reading

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