Inspiration, Wisdom and Humor for all Generations
There is so much to learn from those who fought in World War 2, marched for civil rights, survived the Holocaust, endured broken hearts, found a way as a single mom, and laughed and loved through the ups and downs. Last year I set out on a tour across the USA to bring together the old and the young, open a bottle of wine, and listen to the elder wisdom. The event was called DRINKS WITH ELDERS. And these are some of the stories we heard…
Imagine a life without email. Inconvenient. But totally liberating! In this new podcast, I interview a 93 year-old who doesn’t use email. Our exchange shows my frustration . But ultimately, in my need for speech and efficiency, I’m the one missing out on life.
This is Episode 1 of my podcast, 18 Minutes…in which I’ll share the wisdom from the oldest and wisest. Jacki, 81, looks closer to 51. Maybe it’s genetics. Or maybe it’s because she once had a near-death experience where her heart stopped for twenty minutes. What she during that experience was amazing, but even more profound is the feeling she exudes in her life after-death.
This 96 year-old shared the best way to work through the darkness…TURN TOWARD THE LIGHT
My new book, Life Lessons from the Oldest and Wisest, launches in November 2018. In the meantime, check out my podcast, 18 Minutes, featuring interviews and stories from the elder generation.