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Title Power of experience : great writers over 50 on the quest for a lifetime of meaning / introduction by Gail Sheehy ; edited by Jeremy Janes.

Publication Info. New York : Sterling, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  155.67 POWER    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  155.67 POWER    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 232 pages ; 25 cm
Contents Mary Oliver/The journey -- Alice Munro/Hateship, friendship, courtship, loveship, marriage -- Frederick Busch/A memory of war -- John Edgar Wildeman/Hoop roots -- Gary Soto/The effects of Knut Hamsun on a Fresno boy -- Rita Dove/Maple Valley Branch Library, 1967 -- Sharon Olds/7 a.m. -- Amy Tan/Pretty beyond belief -- Sherwin B. Nuland/Lost in America -- Trudier Harris/Summer Snow -- Sue Miller/The world below -- Ted Looser/Memory -- Robert Bly/A third body -- Diana Athill/Yesterday morning -- Gioconda Beli/The country under my skin -- Elmore Leonard/When the women come out to dance -- Dagoberto Gilb/Gritos -- Richard Russo/The whore's child -- Stanley Kunitz/Touch me -- Derek Walcott/Love after love -- Verlyn Klinkenborg/The rural life -- Tina McElroy Ansa/You know better -- Alma Luz Villanueva/Luna's California Poppies -- Robert Stone/Bay of souls -- Wole Soyinka/Lost poems -- Maxine Hong Kingston/I call on the muses of poetry -- Jane Juska/A round-heeled woman -- Julia Alvarez/A cafecito story -- Anne Tyler/Back when we were grownups -- Alice Hoffmann/The probable future -- Billy Collins/Rooms.
Subject Middle age -- Psychological aspects.
Middle age -- Literary collections.
Aging -- Psychological aspects.
Added Author Sheehy, Gail.
Janes, Jeremy, 1942-2006.
ISBN 1402748876: $19.95
9781402748875: $19.95
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