A boomer’s introspective, reflective, occasionally offbeat glimpse of life.

Share your wishes. Then go back to living.

Maybe the thought of completing an Advance Directive is too much for you to think about. But what about your loved ones? Will you leave your […]

Life is unpredictable. Have the conversation.

She was 19 when her parents divorced. Her father died soon after, the result of a “compassionate accident.” Questions about the next of kin presented challenges. […]

about Joan

Dynamic nonprofit/business professional with career focus of administration, fundraising, marketing/communications, and broadcast journalism. Committed community volunteer, serving as allocations chair of the United Way of Greater St. Louis, and for other nonprofits that work to better the lives of people throughout our community.

Love to write about all people, places, and things. Personal affinity for the perspectives, experiences, and expectations of baby boomers, older adults, and everyone.


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