Turning 75 Next Year

It’s hard to believe that I’m turning 75 years old. Especially since I was born in 1960. But I’ve decided to turn 75, rather than 60, next year. What strange new eccentricity is this? I’m motivated because: People reach their best at 75: wiser,...

W.A.I.T.

Early in marriage, Alisa asked me, “How do you determine what you say? Is everything that comes to mind uttered? Is every thought spoken? What is withheld?” To be sure, throughout our marriage, Alisa speaks more substantively. I speak more plentifully. For...