Author Archives: FredMarx

About FredMarx

Old enough to have wisdom; young enough to learn.

Mom has passed away

My mother died yesterday. I got the call at 4:30am. She’d been hospitalized for an infection and couldn’t beat it this time. She went quietly and quickly.   Mom lived her life as if it were an ordained ministry. She … Continue reading

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Deeply Thankful

As friends go, Esther was closer than most. I’d like to share a few words about what she meant to me. Continue reading

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Covered With Love

Snow. It can be such a bother. And it can be a delight. It can offer new challenges. But my take is bright. Continue reading

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This Is Who I Am

It’s a new year: 2013 … the perfect time to stretch myself into this new way of communicating; and this is my introductory blog post. Continue reading

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2013: ElderBlog — The Original POV

With the new year comes a new way of looking at ElderBlog. Now, it’ll come right from the horse’s mouth. Continue reading

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My Brother Made Me Do It — 102212

Since the beginning of ElderBlog, I’ve been encouraging my siblings to post their own entries…to no avail. This time, there was no choice. My Baby Sister had to write it. You’ll see why. Continue reading

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And Straight On Till Morning

Look at this kid. Doncha just wanna squeeze him? Mom does, too. And that’s exactly what she’s going to do today. Continue reading

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