Have you noticed we're all moving towards becoming elderly or elders? What's the difference?
I'm helping care for two elders. In their 90's, they ar...
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Human beings of every age need to belong.
Recently a fellow Zen priest who just turned 70 said to me, "Lew, when I was younger I did many exciting things and led an active, busy life. But these days I just want to live a quiet life.
From childhood onward, there are many "hoods" or stages, each one building on the insights and accomplishments of the last. Do we still know how to negotiate them?
Each day and every day for the next twenty years, 10,000 boomers will turn 65. This is a fact with enormous implications for our politics, our society -- and, I believe, our spiritual life.
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