Author Archives: dleeprice

About dleeprice

I’m a retired journalist and educator now operating a freelance writing/speaking/consulting practice in DC focusing on 4 subjects - the Baby Boom generation, classic rock, issue on aging, and grand-parenting.

Comic Books Across the Ages

By Dave Price – Senior Writer This article 1st appeared in Booming Encore It was Father’s Day in Washington D.C. and the line of fans, some young, some old, many of them dressed as their favorite comicbook or screen heroes, stretched over … Continue reading

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Stayin’ Alive: How Music Can Influence Your Medical Treatment

By Dave Price – Featured Contributor This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me When John Travolta first came strutting down a New York Street 40 years ago in the opening scene of Saturday Night Fever, the film that helped lunch … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Puzzle Pieces That Make Up My Life

By Dave Price – Senior Writer This article 1st appeared in Booming Encore As is happening much more frequently as I get older, death has removed two more big pieces of the interlocking personal jigsaw puzzle that depicts my younger, … Continue reading

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How Being Messy Can Transform Your Life for the Better

By Dave Price – Featured Contributor This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me If you know the nursery rhyme story of Jack Sprat and his wife, then you have an idea of the relationship my wife of 44 years, … Continue reading

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JFK at 100: A Vision Still Unfilled

By Dave Price – Senior Writer This article 1st appeared in Booming Encore It doesn’t seem possible, but if President John F. Kennedy were alive, he would be turning 100 at the end of this month. In one of America’s … Continue reading

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Men’s Challenges with Aging: Blame John Wayne

By Dave Price – Senior Writer This article 1st appeared in Booming Encore If you are or know a male Baby Boomer who is having an extremely hard time aging, there’s a good chance that the Waynes – or more … Continue reading

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4 Quick, Simple Ways to Make Your Home Safer for Your Grandkids

This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me By Dave Price — Featured Contibutor In retrospect, it was some of our scariest minutes as parents of a then three-year-old. The experience began innocently enough when my wife Judy, our son … Continue reading

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