She didn't seem old enough to be out of college, let alone giving me medical advice.

At The Doctor

“She didn’t seem old enough to be out of college, let alone giving me medical advice.” A short video clip from my recent 50th birthday party. Ageing means doctors, and… tests… The post “How Does It Feel To Be Turning 50?”¬†was based on this performance.

How Does It Feel To Be Turning 50?

A couple of weeks ago, I was at the doctor’s office — at least, I trust she was a genuine, fully credentialed MD; she hardly looked old enough to be out of college. As she reviewed my paperwork, she squealed “Oh look! You have a birthday coming up! Oooo, you’re turning fifty!” Her face was…

Turning 50: Please Hold

I’m turning 50 tomorrow. I am aswamp with plans for a complex, self-indulgent party next week. And doctor appointments. And community house chores. And lawyers, rock stars, small birds, and elephants. Catch you next week.