Category Archives: aging

WHAT SEASON ARE YOU IN?

According to King Solomon and many other notables, we hear that there is a time for everything in this world – a time to be born – a time to die.  What about all the years in between? How about the … Continue reading

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YOU ARE A MASTERPIECE

“If in my youth I had realized that the sustaining splendour of beauty of with which I was in love would one day flood back into my heart, there to ignite a flame that would torture me without end, how … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BARBIE

It’s hard to imagine that Barbie has been around since March 9, 1959.  That would make her 58 today.  Do you think this is an accurate image of what she might look like had she actually aged over those years? … Continue reading

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GROWING OLD, FADING FAST

  ORIGINAL POETRY by KATHY BOECHER© , Disclaimer – Oh, I am losing it.  Thank goodness my husband noticed this.  This is not his art.  I don’t know where it came from so before we get accused of stealing someone else’s … Continue reading

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FEARFULLY, WONDERFULLY MADE

This morning was spent in the retina clinic, having tests done and pictures taken of Paul’s eye. I am amazed at the technology available today, which can look inside your eye and get a perfect image of what’s going on … Continue reading

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BABY STEPS

“Everything that is great in life is the product of slow growth; the newer, and greater, and higher, and nobler the work, the slower is its growth, the surer is its lasting success. Mushrooms attain their full power in a … Continue reading

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ANOTHER DAY IN THE LIFE OF US…

When you reach your seventies, it’s not uncommon to spend time in an ER.  A little over a year ago, my husband suffered a small stroke and tried to get help by dialing 911. His speech was impaired and 911 hung up on him three … Continue reading

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NEW DAY

When I went to bed last night, I didn’t think about the possibility of not waking up, but when you get to be my age, the odds of that happening become more likely.  When we’re children we pray, “Now I … Continue reading

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THE YEARS IN BETWEEN

  “There is no fulfillment in things whatsoever. And I think one of the reasons that depression reigns supreme amongst the rich and famous is some of them thought that maybe those things would bring them happiness. But what, in … Continue reading

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WHAT’S ON THE OTHER SIDE?

ORIGINAL ART & POETRY BY PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© We do not know what’s waiting beyond the other side, With faithful hearts believing, a new life will abide, Our fears and tears will pass away, like drops of gentle rain, We … Continue reading

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