Two riveting new memoirs offer good girl/bad girl takes on midlife marriage. It’s all here: regrets, rewards, restlessness, ambivalence, comfort, sex, sexual fantasies. And maybe sexual dalliance.
Looking back on big decisions she’s made, Judith Newman sees that seemingly small things—taste, style—matter and sometimes they matter more over the years, not less.
Her 88-year-old father chose not to have open heart surgery that could extend his days. But Jeannie Ralston realizes he is just continuing to show his kids what’s really important in life.
My aging body felt like a barren landscape—until my friend trained his camera on it.
The wife of the new French President is 24 years older than he is. Demi, Madonna and Carmen Diaz all famously like younger men. Marion Winik explores the age gap and considers diving right in.
We all have great hopes for our kids’ future. But how does a mother handle the disappointment when her adult child can’t live up to her potential?
The obituary she wrote about her ex-husband’s death caused a sensation. Now the author tells NextTribe the background on the fib heard around the world.
Years after writing a book about the importance of the mother son bond, Kate Stone Lombardi wonders if she can stay close to her son now that he’s getting married.
Stacey Tompkins is the free spirit in her family and brings out her mother’s inner wild child when they’re together. But she never thought she could get her mom to do this.