My Third Third

July 13, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Age, Third-Third

By Peter Menzies, originally posted on Cardus. The one thing that clearly distinguishes the third third of life on this earth from the first two thirds is that it is The Last Third. Yes, yes, I’m sure that the transition that follows is, and as Chesterton beautifully illustrates, far more wondrous than the major events … Read More

The Last Third: Aging in Our

July 12, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Age, Third-Third

By Randy J. Simmonds, originally posted on Samaritan Vail. I remember, when I was 25 years old, wondering what it must feel like to be 60 years old. I assumed that there would be a point in my life, probably around age 40, that a transformation would happen, and I would become an adult with … Read More

Where Millennials Come From

July 11, 2018By DPC EditorMillennials, Resources By Age

By Jia Tolentino, originally posted on the New Yorker. Imagine, as I often do, that our world were to end tomorrow, and that alien researchers many years in the future were tasked with reconstructing the demise of civilization from the news. If they persevered past the coverage of our President, they would soon identify the … Read More

Millennials: The Me Me Me Generation

July 11, 2018By DPC EditorMillennials, Resources By Age

By Joel Stein, originally posted at Time. I am about to do what old people have done throughout history: call those younger than me lazy, entitled, selfish and shallow. But I have studies! I have statistics! I have quotes from respected academics! Unlike my parents, my grandparents and my great-grandparents, I have proof. Here’s the … Read More