Don’t Look Now!

By Bill Koch

You’re born. One day.

You’re a teenager. Another day.

You’re middle aged. Another day.

Another day, you’re retired.

Ten, 20, 30 years can pass between life stages.

The comfortable horizons – so warm, gentle and easy – can change in a wild, ugly moment.

What lay beyond? Why do the years and the days whip by as a mad, mischievous train? Is there some cackling, surreptitious jokester, nefarious and raging, lurking within our lives’ short shadows?


How do you deal with love bugs?

Do you exercise?

Where are you from?

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The South.
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The Northeast.
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The Midwest.
100% (1 vote)
The West.
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The Southwest.
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Another planet.
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I don’t remember.
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None of your business.
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Total votes: 1

What will you be doing for Easter?

Going to church
57% (4 votes)
Spending time with family
29% (2 votes)
Sleeping late
0% (0 votes)
14% (1 vote)
Total votes: 7