We welcome guest blogger, Ruth Cox:
In 2012 as Esalen celebrates its 50th year, I’ve been reflecting on how this extraordinary home of the human potential movement has paralleled our own lives in direct and indirect ways. What a lovely synchronicity that The 3rd Act is [...]
My dog, Wyatt, just had his birthday. Since he has been my main companion for the last 8 years, I was thinking this morning how this little creature has given me such daily joy.
Wyatt is a small white fluffy dog, my first lap [...]
In “Aging Well” George Vaillant reviewed the Harvard Longevity study, the longest study done to date on adult human development which has given us very clear age 50 predictors that lead to a joy- filled 3rd act. If you are not yet 50, you still have time [...]
I have been curled up reading a review of classic Harvard longevity study called “Aging Well” by George E. Vaillant. You may remember in an earlier blog I briefly discussed Erik Erikson’s developmental stages for adults. I coined the term “Generatarian” based on Erikson’s later [...]
The media has made sure we all know that baby boomers are turning 65 this year and much of the discussion is focused on the lack of readiness…financial readiness of this generation. Certainly the recent economic downturn devastated many retirement accounts and many boomers are [...]