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Robin Rouse
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Robin Rouse is a freelance writer. Her work has appeared in the Boston Globe Magazine, The Christian Science Monitor, on National Public Radio's Only a Game and WBUR's Morning Edition, and is a frequent contributor to the The Newton Tab. Ms Rouse is also the author of many technical articles which appear on the Web. Currently she resides in a suburb of Boston.

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Never Too Old to Rock and Roll

(0) Comments | Posted June 9, 2014 | 4:33 PM

When my son called me via cell phone from California a few years ago to tell me he had gotten us concert tickets, we had a little Abbott and Costello moment.

"Mom, I got you and Dad tickets to see The Who."

"Tickets to what?"

"Not The What. The Who,...

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"9 to 5": Millennial Edition

(0) Comments | Posted March 5, 2014 | 10:17 AM

What happens when two boomers who have been writing together since they were 10-years-old, get together with their millennial children to do a parody of Dolly Parton's classic "9 to 5"?
This happens. Ironically, the millennials wound up doing most of the work.

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Learning to Be a Mother-in-law

(4) Comments | Posted August 7, 2013 | 11:20 AM

In this day and age, it should not have come as a surprise that the big announcement arrived via email: "Loved Ones, we just wanted to let you know that we have gotten engaged!" with a fabulous picture of my son and soon to be daughter-in-law attached.

It hit me...

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