Donna Pols Trump writes for the online platforms Next Avenue and Build With Rise. She also writes fiction; her short stories have been published in Ploughshares, MidAmerican Review, and the New York Public Library subway collection. She’s working on a coffee table book of wild birds in flight.
Three people talk about how connectedness and resilience can help with isolation
Sometimes patients are sent home much earlier than a family expects
Hormonal and non-hormonal methods can be effective, depending on the individual
People draw on community, religion, introspection and hope
A new Gallup poll and other research seem to bear this out. But why?
Work & Purpose
What's behind the fast-food chain's effort to bring on more people 50+?
A lifetime of challenges has never slowed the author's spirited mother
At Great Basin National Park, a couple discovers possibilities are as important as goals
Many boomer women are opting to go gray and loving the results
A writer reflects on the days and nights since the killing of George Floyd
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS