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George's Latest Blogs

Jun.29.2013 - 10:50 am
Life, as you know from experience, isn’t a straight line leading to 50 or beyond it. We make choices and set priorities that often have a shelf life. I’m in the midst of...
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Mar.26.2013 - 12:03 pm
Hi, It's George and New Bright Life, I recently passed a billboard in NYC that extolled the virtues of beginning to seriously save now for retirement. This called to mind two...
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Jan.12.2013 - 2:35 pm
  Hi, It's George and New Bright Life,   I received the following email from a good friend and highly active, admirable woman:    "Haven't seen you do anything...
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Nov.27.2012 - 2:23 pm
Hi, It's George and New Bright Life,
 "We forget that any form of conversion is a step forward. But, one's steps take longer when you must walk to get a pail of water rather than...
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Comments from George

Nov.06.2013 - 8:14 am
In response to: Please Share Your Story If You Are A Late Bloomer After 50
Apr.06.2011 - 10:31 am
In response to: My Favorite Poem - Delta, by Adrienne Rich
And thank you for both reading the blog and writing. It's an amazing time for all of us, as we move forward into the...
Sep.08.2010 - 8:39 pm
In response to: Brad's New Bright Life (Part 1) Hope and Fears
Well Sharon, what a great adventure you are embarking upon! I wish you and your husband all success. Your move offers...
May.12.2010 - 4:57 pm
In response to: Hopes and Fears After 50
Hello Sharon, I appreciate your response. We are constantly bombarded with stimuli. And we often invite more stimuli by...
Apr.22.2010 - 2:09 pm
In response to: Grandparenting Today
Mary, I welcome your input into this conversation. Many people assume that “advanced technology” is only for the...

Published Reviews

Published by The Midwest Book Review - After 50 It's Up To Us... by George Schofield
"By 2015 some 77 million Americans will be fifty to sixty-nine years old and represent the first (and largest) generation in history to be so long lived and have to deal with the...