The Lifeline of Friendship

The Lifeline of Friendship

  –By Deborah Armstrong Connolly– I was raised in a privileged life. A happy childhood in a sylvan Denver suburb, a University of Colorado education, moving to LA where I followed my artistic curiosity and ending up working for Industrial Light and Magic – the Star Wars people. I met…

A Dragon Boat Life

A Dragon Boat Life

  –By Katherine Hough aka Kakalina– In January of 2023, I will make 74 years young and my 10th year involved in the dragon boat community. But I wasn’t athletic until the age of 63. I was the oldest of eight kids growing up and I had a lot of…

Get Out of Your Head

Get Out of Your Head

–By Cathy Waterman–  In 1980, a devastating diagnosis changed my life –– for the better. I had a physically taxing job in the photocopy industry held by few women at the time, while struggling on the home front in an emotionally exhausting relationship.  When I found myself dropping things on…

Like Daughter, Like Mother

Like Daughter, Like Mother

—By Joan Virginia Allen—  “When I grow up, I want to be like you,” I said to my daughter, Cami. I was 80 years old. With those words, an amazing journey was set in motion that included travel, exploration, inspiration, transformation, and the creation of my first-ever business. My daughter Cami…

Flying Solo at Seventy

Flying Solo at Seventy

—By Cindy Rasicot— For a long time, I didn’t know who I was, what I wanted to do, or where I belonged. Married for 33 years and divorced at age 70, I’m clearer now than I’ve ever been. And who am I? An author, a spiritual seeker, and a solo…