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    agebuzz Guest Blogger: Alice Herb

    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: Requiem For My Therapist

    By Alice Herb   In November I wrote that I had grown so old that I was losing my network of friends, professionals, etc. who gave me my quality of life. It was light-hearted but real. This time I will share with you a very big loss – my therapist,…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: I Never Thought…

    By Alice Herb     I never thought I would outlive the careful network of friends, professionals, and other important people I assembled over the years. I am now in the uncomfortable role of creating a new network of these vital connections. What am I talking about? I don’t want…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: My Mind And My Body

    By Alice Herb   Recently, I discovered something truly amazing. My mind runs miles ahead of my body. Completely out of sync. I came to that conclusion when I realized that I was constantly frustrated because I was never able to do what I planned to do on a given…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: The Kindness Of Strangers

    By Alice Herb   When I read the news every day, most of what I see are the ugly aspects of my fellow human beings. Yet as I now show the visible signs of old age, I am happy to say that most people spontaneously not only offer to help…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: Writing My Memoir

    By Alice Herb   I’ve spent the last few years trying to write a memoir. This has not been an ego trip but rather a tale of my ultimate survival. It’s probably why so many people have urged me to write it. But it is no easy task. Approaching my…

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    Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting By Alice Herb: Grief

    By Alice Herb   I am a veteran of grief. In my very long life, I have lost so many loved ones that grief has become part of my soul. First and foremost were the deaths of my first husband at age 42 followed by that of my older son…

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    Biography:

    Alice Herb is a retired attorney, journalist, and bioethics consultant. Having reached the age of 85+, she’s more than ready to share her experiences and opinions with agebuzz readers. Want to comment on something she’s said? She welcomes your feedback at alice@agebuzz.com. Her blog post header title is “Been There, Done That: Eight Decades And Counting.”

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