100 Words on Love: Ninety-Nine

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Ninety-nine and only faded battlefields behind me: grumbling tanks, tire treads, bodies laid on broken pavement.

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What Are the Odds You’ll Hear I Love You?

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Increase the odds for someone you love, today

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Willy Loman Plugged the John

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When the plumbing backs up, men often expect that we should know how to make the repair.

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The Cold, Wet Nose of Acceptance

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Arthur MacMaster struggles to accept himself as a man with a disability, but his dog doesn’t.

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My Journey from the Gym to the Gym

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Bill Caudill overcomes his old fears of the gym … at the gym.

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Frankly, I Do Give a Damn

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An encounter in the grocery parking lot changes Greg White’s resolutions for this and every year.

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Navigating Male Midlife

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Recognize the signs of male menopause and understand the reasons behind the changes.

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Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening

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Near the end of a long life together, a husband finds himself alone with yet ” … promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep.”

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7 Things I Find Attractive in a Woman Now That I Am 50

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James Elliot’s tastes have matured along with him. Here, he talks about what’s so sexy about women his own age.

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Drinking Wine with Noah

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“I piled up his clothes, vacuumed his floor, and got rid of the flotsam and jetsam of an unclicked mind.” Robert Barsanti takes his father to the hospital.

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The Dream of Fondue

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Emerson wrote that a hero is no braver than any other man, but he is braver five minutes longer. Robert Barsanti suspects it is the same with successful marriages.

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Beats the Alternative

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What makes it so hard to be old?

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The Grasshopper Life

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To his old girlfriends, Robert Barsanti’s father would always be Romeo. But for Robert, Benito was Lear.

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Waterloo Sunset’s Fine: An Insight into Male Solitude

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One of the main symptoms people with depression describe isn’t upset, but detachment.

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Our Broken Ankle

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After a vacation injury sidelines Carl’s wife, both the Bosches would prefer to explain with a wild tale of fast living.

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My Dad Won’t Stop Crying: Is Male Menopause Real?

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After a father confesses that he can’t stop crying, a daughter does a little research on male menopause.

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