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I’m a Gen Xer — Part of an Afterthought Generation

Don’t overlook 65 million of us!

ThGen X Wordcloud by Wes Candela — Creative Commons

As my very first paragraph in this publication, I hope not to turn you off as a reader but to gain your readership.

Every so often, I say or do something that prompts our very trendy and popular Gen Z daughter to sarcastically say “Okay Boomer” to me.




Move over Millenials, we Baby Boomers are writing about our life experiences! We’re not grumpy old buggers, we’re extremely wise thirty-something-year-olds rebounding online. Boomerangs share life lessons about recovering our power, money, relationships, health, and self-worth.

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M. Bernard Bloom

M. Bernard Bloom

I am a middle aged middle class guy living in the Midwest. Married father of two children and a Morkie. Long-time economic developer and former P.O.

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