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Does It Mean I’m Old When My Kids Are Having Kids?

Sometimes it feels like Father Time is laughing at me

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My daughter called with great news. She’s pregnant. This will be our second grandchild.

Time has a way of letting you know that it is sailing along.

An elderly person I was assisting at work once remarked that the idea of these being your…




“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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Vuyo Ngcakani

Vuyo Ngcakani

writer, husband for 26 years, father of 3, grandfather of 2

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