Crow’s Feet
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Crow’s Feet

What I’ve Been Looking For

A dream at last fulfilled

In the sunset of my seventh decade (also known as 67 years old), it recently came to me that I may have found what I’ve been looking for most of my life. That recognition arrived with a memory of a day when I felt powerful, a vision of how I could live my life on my own terms in sight. It was sunny, and I was happy. The feelings were so real when I felt them again the other day, I cried.



“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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Nancy Peckenham

Journalist, editor, mother, wife, sister, daughter, friend, adventurer, history-lover. Editor of Crow’s Feet