Pat Nichol | BLOG
15373
blog,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-theme-ver-7.8,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-4.8.1,vc_responsive
 

08 Feb Don’t be everything to everybody

Taking good care of yourself isn’t selfish. It’s necessary. It is one of the most courageous things we can do for ourselves. Have you ever been on a plane and listened when the cabin attendants are going through the safety instructions? They come to the part about depressurization and the oxygen masks dropping down, and they don’t say take care of everyone...

Read More

21 Jan I’m just all right.

Attitudes of Living Agelessly Have you ever seen pro-wrinkle cream? No, because our culture doesn’t understand aging, our culture doesn’t understand the benefits and gifts that aging has to offer. Speaking of pro-wrinkle cream - have you ever looked in the mirror in the morning and been shocked at the person in the mirror? Who is that person? How did they get...

Read More

11 Dec Time Travel

When you think of time travel, what comes to mind? Depending on your age, it could be H.G. Wells or it could be Dr. Who. Have you ever thought about what it would be like to time travel in your own capsule? If you did, where would you go? Would you travel back to a previous era, or would you...

Read More

08 Nov Sharing with Others

This is a copy of my November article for Senior Living magazine. Let me know what you think. Today is the autumnal equinox. Three quarters of this year are behind us. I am on a float home on Fisherman’s Wharf, where the sea is part of my every breath. The waves lap at the shore just a few feet away; the...

Read More