A Coming of Age Story

Photo of woman in her 60s with pensive look
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Life in my parents’ generation — in the 50s and 60s — was a pretty straight shot. It consisted of school, work, marriage, kids, retirement and old age. Today our trajectory is anything but straightforward.

Take millennials; they live longer with their parents (I still have one at home), have more education but less job security, postpone marriage and children, and…

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Alice Goldbloom

Alice Goldbloom

Woman of a certain age. On a good day I am 12 feet tall. Join me on Substack @ A Considerable Age.