Middle-Pause
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Middle-Pause

A Crone’s Observations on Obsolescence and Obsolete

Middle-age and middle-ground

photo: Paul Stollery for Unsplash

In 2016, I applied for a position in my writing program, after years of contract work, and the post went to a younger woman, with less experience. That was a wake-up call, and I could feel the shift; I’d entered a new time. A time of pending crone.

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Alison Acheson

Alison Acheson

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My latest book is a memoir, Dance Me to the End: Ten Months and Ten Days With ALS. My newsletter is on Substack: THE UNSCHOOL FOR WRITERS.