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Becoming a writer in midlife

I know.  Every case is unique.  But in my case, becoming a writer in midlife has given me a new sense of meaning and purpose.  I no longer sit and wonder why I’m here,    I finally know! At age 49, … Continue reading

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Writing and validation

Ignore success.  Concentrate on excellence! As most of you know from experience, validation can be hard to come by as a writer.  And isn’t that exactly what most of us seek as we start out?  I know as a new … Continue reading

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The dilemma of blogs and advertising

As I’ve begun to receive more and more requests for advertisements on my Midlife Crisis Queen blog, I have had to come to terms with how I feel about advertising in general. There is a part of me who hates … Continue reading

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