Recently when I showed up to writing group, half the attendees were absent for various reasons. On that day, I sat with three others who were the oldest members of our assembly – two gals barely into their seventies, and another who will soon be eighty.
These women bring many years and unique generational perspectives to everything we read, edit, and discuss. They are brilliant, treasure troves of wisdom and wit. But on that day, the feedback I received from them took a resounding leap beyond our regular talks.