Mar 30, 2017
The Beauty of Modesto Wisteria: A Feast for the Senses...
Including a Poem, written and read aloud by Author, Newspaper Columnist, Poet, VJ Vogelzang
The beautiful wisteria plant, fragrant and visually stunning, grows in Modesto, California, and on my recent visit there, I found a spectacular trellis with an enormous...
Mar 29, 2017
I Had To Put My Parent’s Sweet Little Dog Down
Caretaker Essay to My Parents, Pt 2 'Bailey'
So, my parents found out very recently that their sweet little dog, Bailey, had been urinating on a couple spots of an expensive “Persian rug.” The rug sits atop a new hardwood floor in their home, and the spots were...
Mar 28, 2017
Caretaker Essay to My Parents
The Not Old Better Show Reflections
I wish I could find any humor in taking care of my parents right now. I’m exhausted, and I think that’s part of it, but we’ve always had a great relationship and now I find that, because they both so desperately need my attention and care as they...
Mar 20, 2017
Yoga As Lifestyle Medicine: Interview with Linda Stern Lang
Art of Living series, Smithsonian Associates
You can do yoga at any age -- really! It's just a matter of picking what type of yoga you do and working within your abilities.
It might even help you age better, keeping you flexible and building strength through...
Mar 11, 2017
Almond Blossoms of Central California
The Not Old Better Show Travel Series
I'm here in Northern California, specifically Modesto, where I grew up, visiting my parents, who are both pretty ill. But, I couldn't leave Modesto without giving you a glimpse into what is probably one the most beautiful sights in all of...