Mexico Paradise
Senior Stories Travel

Mexico: Just Another Day in Paradise

“Look again, José, and you sleep alone for the rest of your life.” Once upon a time in a Mexican fishing village called Ajijic in the mountains south of Guadalajara, my housekeeper, Josefina, stopped sweeping the patio, leaned her hand-tied broom against the bougainvillea-covered casita wall, and nervously wiped her hands on her starched white…

Trivia & Facts

Movie Quiz for Seniors

SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW GOOD MOVIES? People must be sick of the two dumb thumbs stuck in the air by a pair of well-paid, commercially popular film reviewers. Anyway, everybody knows that if the films they’re talking about were any good, they’d have all four thumbs up, right? Read on and see if you…

Life Lessons & How Tos

How to Tell When We’re Senior

“The other day, I went to the vet and forgot the dog. I’m not making this up.“ I went to the corner store to get a paper and there was a really handsome young guy behind the counter, a cross between Harrison Ford and Brad Pitt. I couldn’t wait to get to the front of…

Senior Stories

It’s Tough Being the Only Painted Hussy at a Tent Revival Meeting

When a sweet young thing saw an immense diamond glittering on the plump ring finger of the voluptuous star, Mae West, she cried, “Goodness!” to which the infamous West replied, “Dearie, goodness had nothin’ to do with it.” Maybe not for Mae West, but it had a marked effect on another painted hussy. Me. Every…


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