Recent Publications

Inspirational Essays: 

One  Way to Save a Marriage  (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com)

No Place For Mom (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com) 

I Love The Laundry (Newsworks.org)

Five Steps to a Happy Life (Go60.US)

Street People (Huffington Post.com)

Chasing Crap (Go60.US) 

In Case Tissues  (Go60.US)    

Finding Happy (Newsworks.org/ Huffington Post.com)

Voyage of the Damned (Newsworks.org)

No Regrets (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com) 

Voices of Strength: My Life is Like a Vacuum. It Knows How to suck. (Huffington Post.com)

A Heartfelt Valentine  (Huffington Post.com)

I am Beautiful (Huffington Post.com)

The Unraveling (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com) 

Is Your Congressman as Smart as a Third Grader? (Newsworks.org)

Welcome to Philly (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com) 

Stonewall and Gay Pride (Newsworks.org)

To the Graduates (Newsworks.org/ Huffington Post.com)

Cancer again, and again, and again(Newsworks.org)

Gay Marriage or Civil Rights (Huffington Post.com)

An Athiest Jew and a Good Christian(Newsworks.org/ Huffington Post.com)

Mice and Ice (Newsworks.org)

The Price of a Quart of Milk (Newsworks.org)

 

Mid-Life : 

 

Intuition and Fear (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com) 

You Call My Food What? (BoomerCafe.com)

Wrinkles or Plastic Surgery?   (Huffington Post.com) 

It’s a Generational Thing (MostlyBloging.com) 

10 Things Women Might Remember (Examiner.com) 

Boomers Need Exercis(BoomerCafe.com)

Learning to Adapt (Zestnow.com)

A Special Trip (BoomerCafe.com)

The Good Old Days  (Newsworks.org/BoomerCafe.com)

Technology: A New Year’s Resolution (Newsworks.org)

 

My Weight Loss Journey: 

Skinny People and Fat People  (Humoroutcasts.com)

Top 9 Weight Loss Pet Peeves  (Huffington Post.com/Humoroutcasts.com) 

85 LBS, I still feel fat? (Zestnow.com)

Cancer to 5K  (Huffington Post.com) 

New Years’ Resolution  (Huffington Post.com) 

 

 

Just for Fun: 

What Price Vanity? (Humoroutcasts.com)

Please Remove My Granny Panties (Humoroutcasts.com)

War and Peace   (Erma Bombeck Writer’s Workshop)

Boob One and Boob Two (Humoroutcasts.com)

Commercials Are Changing My Life! (BoomerCafe.com)

Who comes up with this stuff? (Humoroutcasts.com)

Push Presents and Sex Reveals? (Examiner.com) 

Play the Homophones Game (Zestnow.com/Humoroutcasts.com) 

An Apple a Day (BoomerCafe.com)

Call The Grammar Police-Paleeze! (BoomerCafe.com)

Confronting The Hairdresser (Zestnow.com) 

Call it Like it is (Zestnow.com) 

Occassional Loss of Control (Huffington Post.com) 

 

Reviews:

Flavor of the Month (NewsWorks.org)

Sugar: The Movie (Huffington Post.com) 

The Munich Girl    (The Philadelphia Inquirer/Philly.com) 

Matryoshka    (Huffington Post.com)          

 

Places I’ ve Been Quoted: 

A Statement About Aging (Huffington Post.com) 

Financial Crunch (Mainstreet.com)

Diagnosing Pain (Healthline.com)

Living with Cancer  (Oral Cancer Foundation.org) 

Running Inspiration (Running, Loving, Living)

Radio: 

A Pushy Dentist (NewsWorks.org)

 Commentary: Chasing Happy  (NewsWorks.org)