Pam wrote:I told my sister and brother that I had got a twitter account and was going to talk a bit about my efforts to do something with my land, and both of them immediately got onto the site and posted that I was too old and should forget it. I bet most people have had an experience similar to that.
Nancy Sutton wrote:
Maybe this applies... the norm is for older folks to avoid starting (big) projects... and progress is for them to figure out how to accomplish projects, probably using inventive solutions. Us deviants are the future
In a TED talk I watched yesterday, they said that actually talking about doing something ..even if it was "call me every day and ask me what I have done about this" made it LESS likely to happen.