Baby Boomers

Women born between 1945 and 1964 who write about and are interested in contributing material about their lives- then and now.

Location: #Identity, Nonfiction, Poetry
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How to stand out in the crowd of Boomer memoirs

Started by Marion Roach Smith. Last reply by Laurie Prim Sep 11. 13 Replies

A recent study of Baby Boomers revealed that the single thing they most want to do in retirement is write a book. The single biggest topic? Themselves. So how do we differentiate our story from those…Continue

Tags: to, write, how, baby, boomers

How Many of You are Writing a Memoir?

Started by Pamela Jane. Last reply by Rossandra White Mar 24, 2013. 132 Replies

A lot of boomer women are writing their memoirs, and reading others'. I think many of us have stories to tell, and the work of finding those stories and bringing them to light is so rewarding. I'd…Continue

Tags: baby, boomers, writers, women, women's

Breathing life into your dream!

Started by Tracey Barnes Priestley Nov 5, 2012. 0 Replies

I'm excited to announce the publication of my first novel, Duck Pond Epiphany.(Pub. date: March, 2013) It's great to be working with the exceptional people of She Writes Press!…Continue

My Boomer Novel

Started by Elayne Zalis Oct 26, 2012. 0 Replies

My novel, Arella's Repertoire, explores the second half of the twentieth century from the perspective…Continue

Tags: culture, dance, magical, realism, popular

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Comment by Mickie Sherwood on July 28, 2016 at 7:48pm

Hi all,

Are you a baby boomer turning Medicare eligible age? Yes? Have you waded through the ocean of information? Yes? Confused? Yes?

Well, I can't tell you what to choose. But, I try to lay out what you need to look for when making your choices.

I share my experience at Mickie's Mutterings. Check this out

Share your tips while you're there.

Mickie Sherwood

~~Sweet, spicy romance – a heartbeat away! ~~

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on March 15, 2016 at 8:04am
Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on December 22, 2015 at 9:28am

When you age out of the role of sex symbol:

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on December 8, 2015 at 7:39am

Trying to stay in the game like Seinfeld:

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on October 21, 2015 at 3:50pm
Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on September 8, 2015 at 5:08am

What middle aged women look like on TV:

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on August 7, 2015 at 10:46am

Don't Miss 25th Anniversary Re-release of "Metropolitan" by Whit Stillman

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on August 4, 2015 at 6:21am

Read this because today is the youngest you'll ever be again:

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on July 7, 2015 at 5:55pm
I now relate to the "older" TV/movie characters--and I'm glad.
Comment by Nancy Mueller on June 5, 2015 at 7:28am

Read all about it! My first great ziplining adventure:


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