Cull the Old. Sure. That’s a Great Idea. Would You Kill Your Mother?

Julia E Hubbel
May 8 · 8 min read
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What happens when we wipe out the old to make way for the new

My mother is long dead, but I have many other mothers to live and celebrate. Those of you who have mothers, are mothers, may well be celebrating Mother’s Day this weekend. If so, I might ask that we give some thought to another Mother. Bear with me here.

What you dominate, you destroy.

In the early days of the pandemic, a number of politicians and Folks of Questionable Parentage were suggesting that our elders forfeit their lives to Covid. Folks like me, in other words. As if, as a military veteran who had already offered my life up for my country and paid one hell of a price for it, I was now expected to do it again for people with the IQ of a dead nematode.

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Julia E Hubbel

Written by

Horizon Huntress, prize-winning author, adventure traveler, boundary-pusher, wilder, veteran, aging vibrantly. I own my sh*t. Let’s play!

Age of Awareness

Stories providing creative, innovative, and sustainable changes to the ways we learn | Tune in at aoapodcast.com | Connecting 500k+ monthly readers with 1,200+ authors

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