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6 days ago

Facing your Fears 1

Royce Shook · Today and tomorrow I am going to talk about fear. There are many things that scare us in life, whether it’s the thought of failing or just not having enough money to pay our bills. But, the thing is, when you feel that fear, treat it as an opportunity and grasp onto it. When you ...

2 months ago

A New Short Story

Jim Murray · Just finished the second draft of what will likely turn into some sort of autobiography. What I was trying to do was write a story in only 3000 words, which for me was quite a challenge. It's a self-contained story, that with a little editing at the end, could become the first pa ...

2 months ago

Dating for seniors

Royce Shook · One of my friend's wife died about two years ago. For about a year he stayed to himself but he slowly started to reach out and he started dating. As a senior, this can be just as exciting and fulfilling as it is at any other age. However, there are some unique challenges and cons ...

2 months ago

For 1 in 4 people anxiety is debilitating

Royce Shook · Anxiety is a common and often debilitating mental health condition that can affect people of all ages and backgrounds. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), anxiety disorders are the most common mental disorders worldwide, affecting around 1 in 4 people in their lives ...

3 months ago

Cultivating Resilience

Renée 🐝 Cormier · Have you ever wondered why some people can just roll with the punches and others just crumble? Believing in your own ability to overcome adversity is a huge contributor to your being able to get through adversity. · There are many things you can do to cultivate resilience so that ...

4 months ago

Poem de Jour

Jim Murray ·

4 months ago

Face your fears

Royce Shook · When I was about 7, I was terrified of horses. I did not know why, but I did not like to be around them. I was raised in the country until I was about 5 and was always around horses. When we moved to town when I was 5 or 6, I forgot I was always around horses. By 7, I realized I ...

5 months ago

Positive thoughts count down to xmas 3

Royce Shook · Gratitude is the key to happiness. It is true. But let’s talk about this one point. Can you have too much? · The world is overflowing with gratitude. You see it in the way your friends and family act and express their love for you. People are talking about the events that brought ...

5 months ago

This Blew My Mind

Jim Murray ·

7 months ago

Retirement and identiy issues

Royce Shook · We do not shed our personalities, our life views, or our habits when we retire. These become the basis of building our new understanding of our new role and our new responsibilities. Having a sense of who you are, in the context of culture and community, may help you see how you ...

7 months ago

Self-fulling prophecies

Royce Shook · Retirement means you no longer want to, or can work. Retirement can be seen as a beginning to the end of a phase of life where you have been focused on your career and the start of a phase of life where the focus is given to free time and rest. To ensure that retirees maintain th ...

7 months ago

Time can mean so much

Royce Shook · Time is different in later life. Having expended so much energy in our youth, we are less willing or unable to summon the energy and enthusiasm for a repeat of earlier initiatives. As we reinvent ourselves when we retire, we may gaze upon the paraphernalia of our prior employment ...

7 months ago


Jyotsna Baliga · Love life and working with professional industries like customer service representative for education. health care.civil engineering.deal with clients and customers. · Freelance jobs can work from home. · Lived and worked in USA UK Canada and India.

8 months ago

A life review

Royce Shook · Retirement is a time for a life review. Some of the issues to look at include questions about which roles and identities we present to others when we retire and try to re-invent ourselves. We may have to face the fact that we did or did not reach the goals we set for ourselves re ...

8 months ago

Bits of Advice 1

Royce Shook · A younger friend of mine sent me this a while ago and I thought I would share it. I am not sure who the author is but some of his bits of advice are interesting. He has 103 bits of advice; I will spread them out over four posts. · 1. · About 99% of the time, the right time is ri ...

8 months ago

That Thing We Don’t Talk About

Royce Shook · Have you ever heard the phrase, “The 200-pound gorilla in the room”? It’s a phrase that refers to a topic that nobody talks about, but it so dominates everybody’s thoughts. Everyone knows the gorilla is there, but nobody gets anxious because, after all, you don’t want to upset th ...

9 months ago

Rules, rules everywhere there are rules

Royce Shook · I just finished reading a digested version of a book called 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B Peterson. I thought it was an interesting read and from it grew other rules. The first one I read was My 12 rules for work, and then a response to My 12 rules for work. ...

9 months ago

What is a midlife crisis?

Renée 🐝 Cormier · My son asked me if I have ever had a midlife crisis. I laughed and told him my whole life has been a crisis, but then I clarified further. My life hasn't actually been a crisis but I am someone who cannot and will not settle for less. · People who go through an identity crisis or ...

9 months ago

Retirement isn’t for Everybody

Royce Shook · Are you the type of person who never was able to live up to stereotypes? · When we think of a stereotype, the classic is the image of your standard senior citizen. · That image is of a slowly moving Grandma or Grandpa who is long done working at their career and wants nothing mor ...

9 months ago

What's the purpose of it all?

Graham🐝 Edwards ·

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