Tag: health

  • At Our Age, An Important Warning

    Falling is a serious matter for us elders. The other day we met a woman in the elevator and we compared canes. I have a new one constructed to support my forearm and recommended it to her. She had a regular one but declared she never goes anywhere without it. I commented that my main […]

  • Silly but fun

    Silly but fun

    The Bailey-Turner Four have a first-day-of-the-month tradition that is supposed to bring good luck. In August 2017, saying, outloud, Rabbit Rabbit, at 12:01 AM on the first, failed us miserably. The only luck we had was bad luck(?). But that didn’t stop us for September. We tried it again this morning. I am not sure […]

  • A few vital minutes in the morning

    “Jane and I have always professed different philosophies about language: she will use meditation while I use┬áprayer for the same set of words.” -Mark Belletini in the Forward to Jane Ranney Rzepka’s FROM ZIP LINES TO HOSAPHONES As soon as my Macbook comes alive every morning and I sign into my Gmail, I read three […]