My extremely competent now 80-year old mother is deft with email, and carries her flip phone with her everywhere she goes.  She's no Luddite; she just doesn't want to be prisoner of a "smartphone."  Lately she's been menaced by text--the presumption that she, along with...

No matter our numerical age, we share something in common: We are all getting older. No one aims to grow old ungracefully; there are factors that are certainly out of our control; but we've learned by watching people who navigate the process of aging better...