My new book “Midlife Solo” is now available.

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health report: all clear

So many of you have been emailing and texting in concern about my possible exposure to Covid that I need to post immediately: Holly just tested negative, so we are all negative too. Incredible relief.

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a beautiful day, with sadness

Just had to let you know that it’s the most stunning day of the year here: 22 degrees feeling like 25 – radiant. The sparrows are splashing in their dish of water on the deck

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picture ledges save the day

People are saying such nice things about the book, I just might, reluctantly, have to believe them. Debra sent this today:  God, I loved it, Beth. Wow, can you write. It was a pleasure to dig in

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 Blessings. My son was just by for his 36th birthday celebration, combined with Thanksgiving – a turkey with all the fixins for the two of us. But a big container of leftovers went back with

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About Beth

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.

Some Blogs I Follow

Chris Walks
This blog evolves. It once was about travels. Now it’s a reason to be at the keyboard that I value.


Theresa Kishkan
Theresa Kishkan is a writer living on the Sechelt Peninsula on the west coast of Canada.


I walk on. With my feet, and in my mind as well.


Carrie Snyder
Wherever you’ve come from, wherever you’re going, consider this space a place for reflection and pause.


Juliet in Paris, Spain and Beyond
Juliet is a Canadian who’s lived for decades in Paris and writes about her travels and the many things that interest her.



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