The EndGame

Don Akchin
Aging with purpose and joy
Created 22 Mar 2021
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  • The Women That Fashion Forgot
    06 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 4 5
    Our featured guest, Stephanie O’Dell, created an agency whose models are exclusively age 50 or older. Steadily she’s making fashion marketers think differently about older women. Plus: an essay about ...
  • Wanted: Superhero To Save A Planet
    06 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 4 5
    Photo by Ayo Ogunseinde on Unsplash Holy Smokes! Great Caesar’s Ghost! So many superheroes! In the theatres, on the streaming video, running the streets with trick or treat bags. Why, you can hardly c...
  • It Ain’t Necessary So
    30 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 4 4
    Photo by camilo jimenez on Unsplash It is a truth universally acknowledged that you cannot believe everything you see on the Internet. The more challenging question is, can you believe anything on the...
  • Say It With Stories
    23 Oct 2021 2 1
  • Tough Talks
    23 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 7 8
    Photo by David Hinkle on Unsplash A philosophical Charlie Brown once said, “There’s no problem so large that I can’t run away from it.” Wrong again, Charlie Brown. Some problems just get bigger the mo...
  • One is the Loneliest Number
    16 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 8 6
    Photo by Mohammed Mahdi Samei on Unsplash This post is dedicated to my fellow introverts. Yes, we’ve had our moment of glory during the pandemic. While our extroverted friends were climbing the walls,...
  • Ask Not What Exercise Can Do For You
    09 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 4 21
    Photo by Aan Nizal for Unsplash Let me start by confessing that I harbor a number of deep-seated prejudices against exercise. At some point during elementary school – probably about the time I got eye...
  • Stupid Things I Won't Do When I Get Old
    09 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 1
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  • Lost in Transition
    02 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 4 13
    Photo by Lance Asper on Unsplash I consider my retirement a blessing, an event that opened up a new life that I am very satisfied with. But I would be lying if I said it was smooth and easy. It was no...
  • Life as Tapas
    29 Sep 2021 1 0
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