This article first appeared in the Finding Love after 50 eNewsletter on November 6, 2013 and is still significant in July, 2017. Children, grandchildren or great grandchildren can negatively affect a senior relationship. A woman raising her great granddaughter wanted to know why men wouldn’t date her. A Champ named John shed light on her question: “I was in a long-term relationship with a grandma. I had known her in high school and met her years later at a class reunion after
By newspaper columnist Tom P Blake Note from Tom Blake: This article first appeared in the Finding Love after 50 eNewsletter in December, 2013. It has been updated by Tom in June, 2017. About 14 years ago, I was sitting in a chair on the set of the Today show, at the NBC studios in New York City, waiting for Matt Lauer to appear to interview me. Out the window, I could see a few-hundred people gathered on the street in front of Rockefeller Center, waving signs and placards.