I thought turning 60 would be momentous. It was. I know that other people have done it, but it was certainly new to me. I considered a blog, did not get around to it, too busy living the ups and downs of having arrived at my seventh decade. Finally, on a Saturday afternoon, I have gotten down to the business of setting up a blog. Here is my first discovery: There are many other blogs devoted to the subject of turning 60, so much so that my preferred blog name was already taken. First lesson: I seem to have the company of bloggers of a certain age. Second lesson: We all think we have something–maybe even something profound–to say about it. Stay tuned.