Single Woman of A Certain Age

29 Women Writers on the Unmarried Midlife--romantic Escapades, Heavy Petting, Empty Nests, Shifting Shapes, and Serene Independence

Book - 2005
Single Woman of A Certain Age
In Single Woman of a Certain Age, Jane Ganahl assembles a chorus of sophisticated and witty voices for this revealing anthology about flying solo in midlife. Joyce Maynard and Dakota Cassidy try online hookups, Debra Ginsberg brings up the M-word, Cameron Tuttle goes on a date (with herself), Susan Griffin finds joy in solitude, and Rachel Toor finally finds companionship - the four-legged kind. Reflecting on the (mostly) ups and (sometimes) downs of women cruising past 40, these writers address the challenges and rewards of growing older as a single woman: sex, loneliness, motherhood, learning to live alone, financial struggles, blossoming careers, menopause, and more. Contributors include April Sinclair, Cameron Tuttle, Spike Gillespie, Laura Fraser, Susan Griffin, Jane Juska, Joyce Maynard, Sunny Singh and more.

Publisher: Maui, HI : Inner Ocean, 2005
ISBN: 9781930722583
Branch Call Number: 306.8153 S617 2005
Characteristics: xiv, 242 p. ;,24 cm
Additional Contributors: Ganahl, Jane


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