Tag Archives: inter generational

In the shoes of… Anne Cooper| warm, caring and trying to help…

On Monday, I captured the Twitter story about Anne Cooper’s quest to navigate the process to ‘befriend’ an isolated person, playing by the rules and processes of modern day society. It made me appreciate even more the wonderful work that … Continue reading

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“All the lonely people, where do they all come from?”

There are a lot of people that I admire on Twitter, and Anne Cooper (@anniecoops) is right up there. We haven’t met in person – yet! – but she is on my ‘stalking list’. I love this term that I … Continue reading

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Reminiscing is something “older people” do. All of us. We are all older than someone…

It is amazing how a tiny thing can hurtle you straight back into the past. A casual comment, a sound, a smell or in this case a tweet… Etch A Sketch inventor dies at 86 bbc.in/11BR4yU — BBC News (UK) … Continue reading

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