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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: Jul 24

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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 Lorraine Currelley on March 3, 2012 at 12:18pm

Greetings Lorraine

I write letters often. I love lovely stationary. There is nothing like a cozy chair and  a long letter from loved ones and friends. Who can resist a letter full of the latest news?

:-)

Lorraine

 

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on March 3, 2012 at 7:33am

After my last vacation, I've lost the travel bug -- http://ning.it/yTgfm6

Comment by Lorraine Duffy Merkl on March 3, 2012 at 7:21am

How HBO's "Luck" reminded me to forgive my father: http://ning.it/yfu4sA

Lorraine Duffy Merkl is the author of FAT CHICK the novel.

Comment by Monica Medina on March 2, 2012 at 10:33pm

Remember when writing letters was the norm? So, when was the last time you sent a letter? Read my latest post, http://ning.it/wMA16o

Comment by Nancy Mueller on March 1, 2012 at 8:22am

If you're looking for a road map to help you plan your next great travel escape, check out my book review at:

http://wanderlustandlipstick.com/blogs/wanderboomer/2012/03/01/take...

Comment by Jayne Martin on February 29, 2012 at 10:39am

I'm new to She Writes and have already discovered so many talented, exciting writers.  This is my first post for SW.  I look forward to your responses.  

http://www.shewrites.com/profiles/blogs/choose-faith

Comment by Jayne Martin on February 29, 2012 at 10:12am

Ladies, are you as tired of old, white men as I am?

http://injaynesworld.blogspot.com/2012/02/injaynesworld-were-still-...

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...

 

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