Author Details: Alissa Searcey

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Ellen Bennett discovers how and why the phenomenal success of the Fifty Shades trilogy has been driven by women over 50 Sexual intercourse began in 1963,” according to the poet Phillip Larkin. So by his reckoning, the first generation of sexually liberated women are now comfortably into their 50s and 60s. Small wonder, then, that […]

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In Honor of “Older Americans” Month – Happy 80th Birthday, Mom

Alissa Searcy May is “Older Americans” month, and the theme for 2012 is “It’s never too late to play”.   Today happens to be my mother’s 80th birthday, but she is too busy to “play”.   She is the CFO of a 40-year old family-owned business, and she is one busy woman.  My father is just as […]

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