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Seniors: Sorting Out What is Important

Sep 13th, 2010 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

The intrusive variety of demands upon our lives seems to increase by the half-hour. There is hardly a direction or a means from and by which it does not come. We are, in a word, overwhelmed. The question and challenge is how to manage it all. How does one gain control of all the pressing and insistent claims upon our time, energy, intellect, emotions and sanity?

Being in control of one’s own life is now a must. Losing touch with the keyboard of your own life will plunge you into an abyss of desperate attempts at recovery. Recently, we have experimented living without television. It has been an exhiliariting experience. No demands that I respond to another offer at just $19.95, plus shipping and handling. No Breaking News reports about which I can’t do anything anyway. No series of demanding attention getters that pull me deeper and deeper into the morass. It is a relief to be free! There are buttons that too often go unused