The Orion

Learn from elders

Illustration by Miles Huffman

Daisy Dardon

March 26, 2015

Some of the best conversations I've had have been with the elderly. There's something about talking to someone who has lived such a long life that is fascinating. They talk about their life experiences, what they're been through and how they've seen the word change before their eyes. There's ...

Aging should inspire growth, resilience — not terror

Allison Galbreath

March 22, 2015

It’s ironic that people are both simultaneously afraid of dying and afraid of getting older.Think about this for a minute.Afraid of death. But afraid of getting older. One would think that in a society so terrified of dying, it would celebrate the elderly and prize older generations. But that’s not t...

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