Flickering Memories

Lying on my comfortable alcove couch, my stomach pleasantly full, my thoughts flow haphazard through my mind, one thought quickly replacing another.

My daughter Judy said to me, “Dad, what a life.”

What motivated her, I don’t know, but “yes.”

I have had a helluva life and I’m still going.

It ain’t over yet.

I am a survivor. I don’t know anyone else my age.

Plus, a “BIG” plus, I have an amazingly good memory. I’ve used it all my life.

I’ve had very little schooling … I was a serious student. My brain was like a sponge. …

Dear readers, I don’t want to duplicate what I’ve previously written about.

Those of my readers who are interested, I’ve written and published “Keep Breathing” (not a “best seller” although a reviewer gave it a 5 star rating).

I could have sold more books if I had more relatives. …

One of these days I expect to get a phone call from Lesley Stahl of 60 Minutes. I am a fitting subject for an interview. …

(May 1, 2022)

Author: Morrie Markoff

Centenarian (born in 1914) who lives in Los Angeles, and is also a metal sculpture artist and the Author of "Keep Breathing," available on Amazon.com and other book seller sites.