Why are you doing?

Why are you doing that? For whom?

:- Doug.

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age of significance

The age of significance

:- Doug.

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age to significance

From age to significance

:- Doug.

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different significance

A different significance

:- Doug.

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If I could live in my body solely

If I could live in my body solely
But I am confronted with a busy, busy brain!

:- Doug.

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The buried dead who fortify the soil

The buried dead who fortify the soil
The nun in her cell keeping the earth to its spin
Do they nourish and center for us freely
Or simply carry the world this far
Leaving for us in our turn as much enough?

:- Doug.

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passing, passing by

We, this era, are caught up
in something passing, passing by
insubstantial meaning, lasting lasting

:- Doug.

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Serves

Aging serves.

:- Doug.

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No general fire

There is no general fire: fire burns something.

:- Doug.

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Mad, think, or better?

Do we want politicians to make us mad, or to make us think, or even to challenge us to be better?

:- Doug.

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Footprints in the Windsm # 1829–Culmination: challenge

Footprints in the Windsm # 1829

This morning the word “culmination” came strongly to me: Old age is a time (not the time) of completion, of wholeness and fullness, of a person and of a species. This life has matured, is all it has so far been. It is a world challenge.


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Music and Fire

Age: Music and Fire

:- Doug.

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Into imagination and art

We can be about transposing age into imagination and art.

:- Doug.

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Whom does aging serve?

Whom does aging serve?

:- Doug.

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You can see from here

What you can see from here
Can it be for the grandchildren
Of some good use?

:- Doug.

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Complete →

Complete → Grandchildren

:- Doug.

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Completing larger life

We are about completing a larger life.

:- Doug.

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Age confirms

Age confirms and fulfills.

:- Doug.

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For fire, I must

For fire, I have to choose.

:- Doug.

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Capture fire

I want to make sense. And capture fire.

:- Doug.

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An additional generation

We have—we are—an additional generation. This widespread longevity and health presents us the opportunity to fashion elderhood for the good of generations.

:- Doug.

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Age as a conversation?

Might we approach age as a conversation?

:- Doug.

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Responsibilities and joys

What are the responsibilities and joys of elderhood?

:- Doug.

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