For this issue, we asked our contributors, “What’s the best thing that’s happened to you in the last five years?” Click on the pictures for their answers and links to their websites.


Karla Stuebing

At 61, I’m healthy and strong again after surviving breast and colon cancer. Now that I have a future, I am ready to transition from a career in science to a retirement in the arts, full of family, travel, and grandchildren.