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Goodbye Darkness, My Old Friend

(19) Comments | Posted May 25, 2013 | 9:39 AM

Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.

This is war... and the battle is depression. I've never been a fighter. I'm anti-war. But now that I have won my personal battle with depression,...

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From Depression To Reinvention

(3) Comments | Posted May 14, 2013 | 7:03 AM

When I was a young girl growing up on suburban Long Island, in the 1950s, like all typical dreamers of that era, I used to fantasize about being a model. With my impossible to tame dark curly hair and a nose that I hadn't grown into yet, I knew my...

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Burlesque Performer at 60...The Ultimate Reinvention

(0) Comments | Posted August 2, 2012 | 11:37 AM

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Ok, here we go... Fuck!!!! I'm in my '60s! I really don't really have a problem being 60. It's just that a 20-something, Emma Koenig, has a blog titled, Fuck! I'm in my '20s. She is one of the voices of...

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I Love Ellen Barkin But...

(29) Comments | Posted July 11, 2012 | 7:34 AM

On a recent Sunday in The New York Times, I was quoted in an article written by Ruth La Ferla, about stylish women from ages 60 to 100. The article included photographs of 3 women who were pale, wore red lipstick, hats and bold accessories.

That brought to...

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This Is What 60 Looks Like

(28) Comments | Posted June 13, 2012 | 8:16 AM

I was a late bloomer and didn't marry until I was 47. In 1999, I married a photographer, and we built a successful commercial photography business together for print advertising. I produced and he shot. Around 2008, my husband got more involved with personal projects and although I was involved...

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