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A Parrothead Looks at 65

Is it happy hour yet?

The author sporting his annual Hemingway beard.

It started in the summer of 1974 right around my eighteenth birthday. One particular day I sat in my car listening to WFLI, an AM radio station out of Chattanooga, Tennessee. That was when I heard a song that would affect my life from that day forward. I remember thinking that it was the greatest thing I had ever heard and that the DJ just had to announce the title and the singer. He did. The song…




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Micah Ward

Micah Ward

Micah is a retiree who writes, runs, prays and enjoys craft beer in the rolling hills of central Tennessee. He goes to the ocean when he can.

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