Crow’s Feet
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Crow’s Feet

Things You Wish You’d Told Them

Life is short, and people don’t live forever

There’s a guy I used to know. His daughter sang with my teen group at church. One time he gifted me two fig trees. And year after year, this thoughtful man sent me Christmas cards full of lottery tickets.

I looked forward to his Christmas cards every year.



“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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L.A. Strucke

Top Writer, Songwriter. Published in Chicken Soup for the Soul, Highlights for Children and Guideposts. Editor of The Creative Project.