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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: Nov 8

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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 Duffy Merkl on March 17, 2012 at 11:21am

Before you see "Friends with Kids" read, "With Friends Like These" at http://blog.care.com/featured-columnists/mommy-in-the-middle/

Comment by Emiliana Martín on March 16, 2012 at 2:00pm

Enjoying tax season yet? Read my take on it. Okay, I've been a bit busy. Sorry I made you wait. It will be worth it. http://bit.ly/FOeAzo

Comment by Monica Medina on March 14, 2012 at 7:44am

The king writes again! My Cavalier King Charles, that is, and he's got lots on his mind! http://ning.it/x40bhs

Comment by Monica Medina on March 5, 2012 at 7:46pm

Forget Spring Break.  It's FAFSA Break! http://huff.to/xunFyu via @HuffingtonPost

Comment by Victoria Noe on March 5, 2012 at 11:19am

I posted today about Davy Jones from the Monkees and how he influenced by best friend's writing career.

Mourning our Celebrity "Friends"

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...

 

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