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Baby Boomers

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

Website: http://boomunderground.com
Location: #Identity, Nonfiction, Poetry
Members: 185
Latest Activity: on Thursday

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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

How to stand out in the crowd of Boomer memoirs

Started by Marion Roach Smith. Last reply by Pamela Jane Jun 4, 2012. 12 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

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Comment by Monica Medina on February 28, 2012 at 9:01pm

Remember your first driving experience? Check out mine in my all new post, http://ning.it/xBk3Zw

Comment by Nancy Mueller on February 24, 2012 at 7:49am

What unusual foods have you tasted on the road - or even in your own neighborhood? Please share with us on my blog:

http://wanderlustandlipstick.com/blogs/wanderboomer/2012/02/22/the-...

Comment by Julie Farrar on February 18, 2012 at 1:21pm

A couple of questions we're, unfortunately, at the age we might be asking:

What would you save from your burning house? and What's the theme of your third act?

http://www.traveling-through.com/2012/02/is-your-house-burning-life...

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on February 17, 2012 at 11:28am

I can relate to Downton Abbey even though it was 100 years ago: http://blog.care.com/featured-columnists/2012/02/downton-abbeys-edw...

Comment by Nancy Mueller on February 14, 2012 at 5:55pm

How about a few romantic films to satisfy your travel lust on St. Valentine's Day?

http://wanderlustandlipstick.com/blogs/wanderboomer/2012/02/14/a-tr...

What's on your list, Baby Boomers?

Comment by Victoria Noe on February 14, 2012 at 9:17am

It's Valentine's Day. Tell your friends you love them, too. Yeah, you, Boomers.

 

"We're at That Age" - Well, That Sucks

Comment by Monica Medina on February 13, 2012 at 5:50pm

Did Whitney Houston's passing affect you as much as it did me? Why, if it wasn't for her, I might not have survived my divorce. Please check out my post, "How Whitney Saved My Life," on the Huffington Post site. It's a featured story! http://ning.it/zJaaHz

Comment by Nancy Mueller on February 11, 2012 at 11:23am

What are your favorite sites in Alaska, Baby Boomers? here's mine:

Comment by Monica Medina on February 10, 2012 at 10:55pm

Guess who sat down with me for a one on one interview? Charles Dickens, renowned author who turned 200 this week. Happy Birthday, Mr. Dickens! http://monicastangledweb.com/2012/02/10/a-dickens-of-an-interview/

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on February 9, 2012 at 6:38pm

Giving 30-something's their turn: http://ning.it/yxZ1bl

 

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