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Gail Sheehy

Dishing on Boldness and Daring With Gail Sheehy

Nancy Sharp | Posted 08.12.2015 | Arts
Nancy Sharp

Sheehy was recently widowed, and much of her newest and most personal book, Daring: My Passages, is about moving on after the loss of her beloved husband, the legendary magazine editor and journalist Clay Felker.

Margaret Thatcher Used 'Electrical Baths' To Stay Youthful

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.18.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

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Making A Difference: The World of Giving - Authors, Books, Reading and Literacy

Lisa M. Dietlin | Posted 05.11.2015 | Impact
Lisa M. Dietlin

What are you reading? What was the last book you read? These are two of my favorite questions to ask in order to jump start a conversation with an old friend or a new acquaintance.

Gail Sheehy and Me

Vicki Cobb | Posted 01.24.2015 | Books
Vicki Cobb

I am not exactly the same person after I create a piece of work than I was before. I learn something new about myself while explaining something of the world so that children get it and that they care.

Confidence, Courage and Failure -- A Formula for Career Success!

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 01.03.2015 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

Striving for perfectionism is debilitating and unattainable. Most women set their bar so high that "good enough" is still amazing.

My Conversation With Gail Sheehy

Tavis Smiley | Posted 11.24.2014 | Media
Tavis Smiley

In this clip I asked Gail Sheehy, who interviewed Hillary Clinton many times over the decades, if she thinks the country is now ready for a woman president.

What Do Gwyneth Paltrow, Corey Feldman and Lance Armstrong Have in Common? Two Words: Midlife Crisis

Virginia Bell | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Virginia Bell

Since how we navigate this period will determine the second half of life, the stakes at midlife are high. If we've made the right choices, then ultimately we're not different from who we once were -- we're more authentic and real.

Why I'm Choosing A Different Path For The Second Half Of Life

Kelley Connors | Posted 02.04.2013 | Fifty
Kelley Connors

Along with tens of millions of my baby boomer friends, I have embarked on a new journey at a time in life when Madison Avenue uses all its muscle muscle to convince us women that 50 is the new 30 or 60 is the new 40.

Shelley Emling

'Manopause': Do Midlife Men Really Go Through 'The Change'? | Shelley Emling | Posted 03.01.2013 | Fifty

Men should use this time to uncover their authentic selves, to discover their passions and hidden talents, to enjoy greater honesty and depth in their relationships, to become more emotionally aware, to revel in hedonistic and sensual lovemaking, and to confidently share the wisdom they have accrued over the years.

The Serenity Myth

Carol Orsborn | Posted 07.04.2012 | Religion
Carol Orsborn

Now that I've surpassed "middle age," I have finally gotten a taste of the serenity after which I lusted so hard and long. Here's what I have to say about it: It's overrated.

Laura Rowley

How Post 50s Will Transform Aging In America | Laura Rowley | Posted 04.02.2012 | Fifty

WASHINGTON -- Baby boomers will transform aging in America over the next decade, as the generation faces both opportunities and potential crises, acco...

Clinton: 'Liberal' PBS Smear

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.15.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

This nearly four-hour documentary by Barak Goodman, a long-time "American Experience" producer and director, is a smear job, though more the death-by-a-thousand-cuts approach than a straight-ahead takedown.

Clay Felker Memorial; Luminaries Honor New York Magazine Founder

New York Times | Eric Konigsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Several hundred people -- a good many of them graying and decorated veterans of the golden era of magazines -- gathered at the New York Society for Et...

Hillary the Healer

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marcia G. Yerman

Maybe because it was a close race, it was harder for Hillary and her supporters to let go. But now she has.