limericks of life

Limericks of Life

Age, they say, is golden, Then why ain’t I a-holdin’ A body that’s blessed, Like gorgeous Mae West’s, Who glowed even after post mortem. A woman who lived in Ronan, Could dance a mean limbo, man, Her partners grew cold, When the lady grew old, When she limped to the floor, they all ran. A…

Old Cowgirl Loves Montana Life

Old Cowgirl Loves Montana Life

She said, “Your ranch is gone and I don’t think that you should be alone, You ought to rent a nice apartment close to things in town; Slow down a bit, take it easy, join the senior center bunch, Live where folks are near in case you get a little down.” She said, “In town,…

Twelve Gifts of Aging

Twelve Gifts of Aging Nobody Wants

On the first day of Aging, my body gave to me, a horrid liver spot by gee On the second day of Aging, my body gave to me, two sagging chins and a horrid liver spot by gee The ABCs of Aging On the third day of Aging, my body gave to me, three wild…

Best Sellers Trophy for Everyone
Literature Senior Stories

Best Sellers: Trophy for Everyone

Want to write a best-selling book? No problem. Scribble something on a piece of paper. Find a writer to spin it into yarn. Publish it and presto. You’ve got a best seller in today’s market, or so it seems. I can’t recall in my eight decades of ever seeing as many “Best Seller” books as…


Holiday Message to Readers

As a kid during WW II, I received a P-51 Mustang one Christmas. I mean, a real honest-to-God cardboard facsimile of the cockpit instrumentation and control stick. With imagination, it was maybe my best gift ever. You older guys, you “Greatest Generation” flyboys may think you won that war. But let me tell you, I…


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