Women on the Moveis a one-a-month series on this blog about women of retirement age who refuse to retire from life. Women who seek and embrace change. Women who stand at the bend in the road and, with a sense of adventure, impulsiveness, curiosity and courage, keep walking.
Thanks to AARP Magazine, Life in the Boomer Lane is told that her wide swings between thriftiness and excess can be blamed entirely on genetics.
Nineteen seventy-seven’s “Bat Out of Hell” is one of the best-selling albums of all time. The singer who made the disc famous, however, insists that it did not debut like, well, a bat out of hell.
Many Canadians are looking beyond the northern border for medical care ranging from dental crowns to hip replacement surgery. Their search is often due to frustrations over unbearable wait times, expensive elective procedures, or the desire for a specialized treatment unavailable at home.
“History,” goes the truism, “is written by the victors.” Maybe so. But in the case of Canada’s “October Crisis”, that probably doesn’t apply, because there are no clear winners.