Memories from Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in 2010 as well as some other Memories from 2010  auntyuta  Copy, Memories, Old Age  January 12, 2020 5 Minutes We had been away from Australia from the end of of May 2010 to the beginning of July 2010. I started publishing in WordPress in 2011. On the 11th of February 2012 I then published in WordPress what IContinue reading

Love’s Embrace by Joseph Carli

freefall852 in Uncategorized November 5, 2022 189 Words Love’s Embrace. Love’s embrace. I was badly wounded from Love’s last embrace, My fault for flying too close to the Sun’s passionate face, Where declarations of sweet joy, sweet love, Were lost and discarded along with loss of face, For one does say such silly things whilst in love’s embrace. Wounded,Continue reading “Love’s Embrace by Joseph Carli”

Last Sunday in October 2022 musing about ‘KUNST’

“Was macht die Kunst?” Of course, in German, ‘die Kunst’ means ‘the Arts’. Going back to the 1950s, among the people I knew then, “Was macht die Kunst?” was a standard greeting even among people that weren’t into the Arts themselves. I never thought about it much, that anything to do with arts, was actuallyContinue reading “Last Sunday in October 2022 musing about ‘KUNST’”

Two Brothers and their cousin

The two brothers are my great-grandsons Lucas and Alexander. And Carter, their cousin, is also my great-grandson. Their ages are ten, eight amd very close to six. It is beautiful to watch the three of them, how they love being together! 🙂 Carter’s three year old sister Evie also loves very much to have theContinue reading “Two Brothers and their cousin”

This is my DIARY from Holy Week 2021

auntyuta  Diary, Life in Australia, Old Age   It is now October 2022. This DIARY brings back memories to me. It was rewarding for me to read all the comments again. Last weekend we had a family reunion at Sussex Inlet: We are in the midst of HOLY WEEK 2021. So tomorrow is GOOD FRIDAY, a holiday. Sitting inContinue reading “This is my DIARY from Holy Week 2021”

Uta’s Diary towards the End of October 2022

Am I already like a 100 year old or what? It looks to me, that some people like to treat me, as though I am not anymore capable of making any decision of my own, meaning they want me to do as they tell me to do. Well, in case I should have to liveContinue reading “Uta’s Diary towards the End of October 2022”

The true costs of ageing

9:25 / 12:10• A community-based approach 1,219,098 viewsDec 22, 202113KDISLIKESHAREDOWNLOADSAVEThe Economist2.73M subscribersSUBSCRIBEThe rich world is ageing fast. How can societies afford the looming costs of caring for their growing elderly populations? film supported by @Mission Winnow00:00 The wealthy world is ageing 01:17 Japan’s elderly population 02:11 The problems of an ageing world 04:01 Reinventing old age 05:48Continue reading “The true costs of ageing”

Longevity and the Modern Marriage

It is a fact, that on average people live rather long lives now. I ask myself how many people can really enjoy their very long lives? What is the point in living longer and longer lives, if you cannot enjoy your life all that much anymore? However, I think it is true, that most peopleContinue reading “Longevity and the Modern Marriage”