• Communication & Planning

    Posted on September 8th, 2013

    Written by Adina

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    “How Much Money Do I Have?”

    Yesterday I visited my mom at her nursing home in Rockville, MD. I picked her up and took her out to dinner, something that wasn’t always possible. For years she was confined to a wheelchair and constantly in the throes of an epic bi-polar mood swing. Public outings with her were heroic and often dangerous […]

  • Stories & Culture

    Posted on January 22nd, 2013

    Written by Adina

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    Tackling Denial of Aging & Death

    This weekend in the New York Times ‘Opinionator’ column ran a piece called ‘You Are Going to Die‘ by Tim Kreider. It’s a great commentary on America’s national denial about aging and death. Here’s are some highlights: ‘Segregating the old and the sick enables a fantasy, as baseless as the fantasy of capitalism’s endless expansion, […]