Use your imagination to bring attention to things of beauty or beautiful things

Tweet only once a week once a month and make it count – YUPPYdom

The following of this one rule to adventure of the great unknown. Thanks for all the #LOVE shown to my blog: http://www.optioneerjm.com #TuesdayThoughts #motivation for #50s age group whom I dub: fading Yuppies, parents of Millennial children Stop fearing the #BraveNewWorld You’re more likely to be a retiring if not fading Yuppy in her, or…— […]

Keep up with @WordPress

make.wordpress.org/mobile/ “The only way you’ll learn anything or take control of your online brand is by trying new things.“ ~Jeannette Marshall @optioneerJM http://www.optioneerjm.com Calgary Alberta Canada The Optioneerjm

BANG! Your own drum

Who are YOUR heroes or HERO? The unlikeliest candidate anyone can imagine. The longer he’s been gone, the louder his words become. Who’s yours? If you are having a hard time coming up with someone, or can’t decide among a few– I recommend you watch “The CHI” from @HBO ][ might well as exert my […]

What’s so different now?

Life and times living with a brain injured spouse: a reality check.

The story behind the iconic image of the Sudanese woman

Videos and photos of a striking woman leading a group of protesters in Sudan has gone viral on social media. But what is it about this image that makes it so powerful and symbolic? — Read on http://www.pri.org/stories/2019-04-10/heres-story-behind-iconic-image-sudanese-woman-white Sharing stories that move you shows your empathetic person. Women show and share empathy automatically and readily. […]

Coasting? Hardly! Vow to Learn Something New Everyday

As we hit our 50s, some things certainly have changed. We seem to coast in so many other ways. Why is that? I don’t think I have changed all that much, in my own made up mind, from when I was in my 30s or 40s. If I was perfectly honest. That would not be […]

The sunset of life

beautiful beaches with stunning sunsets is where I’d like to be. I’ve always had a dream that I would retire somewhere on a beach beside an ocean, it would have connectivity, and I’d work from my laptop. I could safely say that a year ago, I had just started collecting Unemployment Insurance from the Canadian […]

Should I stay? Or should I go?

Downsize, rightsize or otherwise? It must be a struggle for anyone who hits 50, as long as the kids have all moved out without a chance of returning except to visit, of course. It also depends upon your economic station or cultural traditions. In Canada, you’ve started university, gotta job and paid your folks nominal […]

Hans Bischoffshausen* (Lot 0301), 126th auction – im Kinsky auction house

estimate € 20,000 – 30,000: Hans Bischoffshausen*, “Komprimierter Raum”. signed in the lower center in front: Bischoffshausen inscribed, signed and dated on the reverse: “Komprimierter — Read on imkinsky.com/en/buying/online-catalogue/126/2.654/77419-hans-bischoffshausen