I Getting Better As I'm Getting Older

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    Geting Better

    I have long held the belief that one should get better as they age. Just because we are a particular age doesn't mean that we can't learn new things, explore, grow, or create. I received my bachelor's degree this past May, at age 59. I tutored my first group of adults at age 51...
    Gennee Gennee
    66-70, T
    1 Response Jul 25, 2008

    I am busier now since I retired a few years ago.

    I'm doing the things I really love. My wife and I are acting, writing plays, reading poems and prose, and reading. We performed a play on Sunday which was well received. Just because you retire doesn't mean you stop living. Find something that you love and do. Learn you skills...
    Gennee Gennee
    66-70, T
    1 Response Feb 23

    So Much To Do

    I will be 65 years young in August. A senior citizen. I don't feel like one. There's so much I am doing now. Writing, a radio show, preparing a chapbook, and reading. I'm happy that life is going like this. I'm an eternal learner, trying new things and challenging myself. It...
    Gennee Gennee
    66-70, T
    3 Responses Feb 14, 2013

    Looking Ahead

    I turned 64 last month. I have some plans for my life which includes writing a chapbook. I have always been adventurous and will get a master degree. It's amazing that I still have the same curiousity that I had as a youth.
    Gennee Gennee
    66-70, T
    Sep 8, 2012
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