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Today I Am 70: Here’s Stupid Advice with Good Intentions

It takes so damn long to figure all this stuff out

Photo by Richard Burlton on Unsplash

Seventy is an ambivalent birthday. The sheer number puts me firmly into the OLD category. I qualify for every “senior” discount in existence.

I rarely use it because I hate the word “senior.” Why don’t we call younger people “juniors?”

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Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Martha Manning, Ph.D.

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Dr. Martha Manning is a writer and clinical psychologist, author of Undercurrents and Chasing Grace. Depression sufferer. Mother. Growing older under protest.