My new book “Midlife Solo” is now available.

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the Times and writing memoir

Here’s an article from the NYT about the rising importance of memoir – woo hoo! If you’re interested and need help, you know where to find me – and my new how-to book about writing memoir too.

Appeal of Writing Memoirs Grows, as Do Publishing Options

Mankind’s 3 greatest inventions (outside of penicillin, polio vaccines and the like) are the printing press, the microwave (I reheat a lot) and the bicycle. Oh the bicycle. Today is the perfect fall day, hot with an undertone of chill, and I went for a ride, of course, along the Don Valley Trail …

 … and walked through Riverdale Farm. If you click, you can just see Rooster, the Clydesdale. And now, to Falstaff at the COC, and then to Thanksgiving dinner with dear friends. A perfect day?



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I began keeping a journal at the age of nine. Nearly fifty years later, I started this online journal, sharing reflections, reviews, updates, and the occasional secret.

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