Tag Archives : older women

Fashion & Beauty

Older Women: The Bonus Evolution Hadn’t Planned On

By Jennifer Cheyne
The world believes what the TV set tells it, and this affects the work we can do and the money we can make. But if we can become a sort of unofficial club, we could acknowledge, at least to each other, that we have a secret knowledge others can’t imagine. The knowledge of women who have seen much, lived much, survived much.
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Fashion & Beauty

Back Story: My Other Writing Lives

By Janet Golden
By Janet Golden

In late middle age I’ve found myself taking some detours from the path I’ve been on for decades. In my public life I’m a history professor and historian of medicine. In my new, other, semi-secret life I’m a humor writer.

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News

Class Reunion: Elena Kagan and Hunter High

By Chris Lombardi
By Chris Lombardi

A report from the reunion weekend at New York's Hunter College High School, which taught many of its students — including Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan — that there is nothing women can't do.

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Poetry

Poetry Friday: Crows

By Women's Voices For Change
As I write this I am looking out of a window in an air conditioned (!) Barnes & Noble in Houston. I have just seen a crow.  Once again I am reminded of how Lisa Russ Spaar can take the particular and poetically turn it into the pertinent, the powerful, the universal. It is snowing where I live. The shops…
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