For Women in our 50s, 60s & Beyond

This is a site where we honor the life work of the women around us - our mothers, grandmothers, sisters and daughters. Without them there would be no past, present or future.

Debra Frick

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Autumn’s Coming!

by Debra Frick on 10/21/2013

Autumn’s Coming! By Debra Frick Crisp and Cool days that follow summer’s heat, Everyone’s getting ready for trick or treat, Apples being mashed for apple cider, The mash falling as we sit on the glider, The smell of warm donuts fill the air, This is the answer to Autumn’s prayer, A riot of colors Red, […]


My Must Read (over and over): Compulsion by Meyer Levin

by Debra Frick October 2, 2013 Book Reviews
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Our Autumn Reading List we asked our favorite poetess, Debra Frick what was her favorite book. Compulsion by Meyer Levin By Debra L. Frick My Must Read that I try to re-read at least once of year, and is on My Must Read again this winter is a book called Compulsion by Meyer Levin. When […]

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Gone but Everywhere

by Debra Frick September 25, 2013 Our Sisters, Our Community
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By Debra Frick There are so many women that His-Story has left.  Thanks to Debra, we can retell Her-Story. Audrey Marie Munson My name is Audrey Marie Munson, I am gone now but My soul was adventurous and fun, But in New York City you will see me everywhere, Yes my face is always there, […]

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The Colorado Springs Balloon Classic

by Debra Frick August 31, 2012 Coming of Age in Our 50s
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By Debra L. Frick The air is cool and crisp on my cheek as I walk into the park. This will be my family’s 32nd year of waking up early and going to the park to watch the most beautiful sight in the world. Over the years it has become a family tradition and a […]

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The World of Barbie

by Debra Frick April 13, 2010 Family

By Debra Frick What is the world coming to when a Barbie Doll makes the news? With all the violence our children are subjected to each and every day on the tv and in movies and in video games it makes me a little sick to think that a Barbie has become a political statement. […]

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