Happy Birthday (to me)

OK, it’s my birthday. I am not a birthday kind of guy.  I don’t remember the birthdays of those who are closest to me, and I generally try to deny mine.   You hit a certain point in your life where you don’t want want to count anymore.  Maybe a better selection would have been Blue Oyster Cult’s  Don’t Fear the Reaper.   And there is  Dylan’s line:  “He who is not busy being born is busy dying,”  to consider.

Well, this is  just a birthday status report.  I am feeling great and enjoying what I am doing.  I have a wonderful, loving wife, and lots of interesting friends and clients.  I really couldn’t ask for much more.  One song I think of every birthday, is Bonnie Raitt’s “Your Sweet and Shining Eyes”, done here by Jackson Browne.  Because age is really only in your mind,  my wish for you on my birthday is one of Dylan’s best:

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Joe Spake is a Memphis-based Real Estate Broker and Consultant. He blogs at Joe Spake's Weblog and Memphis Real Estate Buzz. Joe's Social Network.