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Poem

“The Cat And The Crow”

The Cat and the Crow By Eugene C. Bianchi Blue eyes in chocolate face squint at the door ears forward rump raised with a swift fix on my full...

Poets on the Loose – Summer 2017

The Owl and the Mockingbird by Eugene Bianchi I didn’t expect to meet him great gray-blue barred owl walking the driveway as I sought the New York Times. I slowed...

Poets on the Loose – Spring 2017

Owlsley Lodge By Elizabeth Barnhart Twenty years a widow, Isabella bought the place in the fire sale of a by-passed town, a small summer home at village edge. As the house passed from...

Aging Toward Fewer Sunsets

Much about aging is waning odds on a roll of dice, Things they don’t ask you to lift, A few more bicycle rides avoiding the hills And...

Sisters

When I am old with you, sister we will creak and sigh Like the floors and drafts Of the old house, And listen to the snow falling On the...

Poets on the Loose – Summer 2017

The Owl and the Mockingbird by Eugene Bianchi I didn’t expect to meet him great gray-blue barred owl walking the driveway as I sought the New York Times. I slowed...

Poets on the Loose – Spring 2017

Owlsley Lodge By Elizabeth Barnhart Twenty years a widow, Isabella bought the place in the fire sale of a by-passed town, a small summer home at village edge. As the house passed from...

Poets on the Loose – Winter 2017

The Stag At My Sit Spot By Marguerite Holmes I go to my Sit Spot in a wooded area of Memorial Park – under the only...

“The Cat And The Crow”

The Cat and the Crow By Eugene C. Bianchi Blue eyes in chocolate face squint at the door ears forward rump raised with a swift fix on my full...

Moving Their “Retirement” Home – All 300,000 Pounds.

  While many boomers are downsizing their living space or are planning to do so, Tom and Beth Allen have enlarged theirs. In fact, they...

Home Ec Revisited: More Than Cooking and Sewing

  Boomer boys took shop and auto mechanics in junior and senior high. We young ladies studied Home Economics. We were introduced to kitchens and...

Uber and Lyft

The money can be very good; the hassles mostly minor, and the hours totally flexible, say some of the boomers driving locally for the...

Genealogical Surprises! Love Letters Reveal a Mother I Never Knew

I retired from the UGA departments of romance languages and women's studies in 2011 after a lifetime of studying and teaching. And for all...

The Acquisitive Generation Begins to Downsize

Teresa Howard, 59, and her husband, Dallas, 63, are anxious to sell their 4,200 sq.f. house in Lawrenceville to move closer to their daughter...