As we age, there is a tendency to hold onto youth or, at least, its illusion. In an essay by George Merrill for Delmarva Public Radio's series on aging, the writer asks what is the cost of that illusion.
There are moments in our lives, when the warmth of age sweeps over our days, changing us forever. In our series on aging, Tina Dayton-Ludwick reflects on the birth of her child at the age of 40 that gave new meaning to her life.
Even as the baby boom generation gets on in years, every once in a while they are reminded of their youth and the years that have passed. In our essays on aging local writer John Reisinger writes it was an old car that popped into view.
It's often called the graying of the shore and many of us have already begun to ponder our own passage through time. In a new essay series we explore this contemplation with our first offering by local writer Hal Wilson, who reflects on a man he met a long time ago.