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  • Writer's pictureCynthia Brian

Roses, Aging with Grit, and Living to 100!

Ask any gardener who grows a multitude of roses what they think of the species, and you’ll probably get an answer that sounds seriously star-struck. If you have not added roses to your landscape, please put them on your bucket list to plant next year. Once established, they don’t require much water, and with a bit of TLC, you, too, will enjoy seasons of splendor.

The humorous yet educational memoir of a therapist's journey and the experiences of her inspiring interviewees, women who've been through grief, depression, caregiving, widowhood, retirement, empty-nesting, and physical challenges. Girls' Guide to Aging with Grit and Gusto is a road map for women who want to thrive (whatever their age or circumstances) as they grow older.

Is your goal to live to 100 or beyond? Assuming you have quality of life and are healthy, longevity offers bonus years of experiences and fun. Find out what you can start doing today to become a centenarian.




Bio: Linda Benjamin

Linda Benjamin has been a clinical social worker for over thirty years. She was Supervisor of Program Development at WNET/Thirteen in New York. She hosted a live radio program in New York City, "Good Connections," where she featured mental health professionals and call-in questioners. She moved to Milwaukee for a psychotherapy practice. Once there, she started to read her essays on WUWM, the local NPR affiliate, and then produced Psychobabble, a collection of the essays, which she read on the air. Linda has published articles in The New York Times, Chicago Woman and The Woman's Newspaper of Princeton. She has a long-time partner and two grown sons, daughters-in-law, and a grandson. One of her sons lives in France and she visits there as often as she can. She and partner, Ron, have a very sweet English Springer Spaniel named Sally.

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