Category: Midlife

  • Secrets of a Midlife Witch Reveal!

    Secrets of a Midlife Witch Reveal!

    Secrets of a Midlife Witch Book Cover Credits (Originally posted at reedshorepress.com on May 15, 2022) Isn’t she a beauty! Many thanks to Charles Clark for your many iterations that resulted into this final product. This author isn’t the easiest to please, and I’m excited to share the cover with the world. A lot of…

  • HOT FLASH: Sweaty Witch. She’s Hot!

    HOT FLASH: Sweaty Witch. She’s Hot!

    You’re in the middle of a presentation at work. It builds in your face, creeping towards your chest. The increased pounding of your heart beats like you’re sprinting. You grab a folder and begin to fan yourself nonchalantly with a smile, hoping no one notices the beads of sweat appearing on your upper lip. Then…

  • Build Dem Bones and Muscles

    Build Dem Bones and Muscles

    What are Osteopenia, Osteoporosis, and Osteoarthritis (Original Post March 15, 2022 in reedshorepress.com) This blog post is a long one. I want to establish that I am not a medical professional, you should always consult your medical practitioner for a diagnosis and medical treatment before making any changes to your diet and starting an exercise…

  • The Bearsden Witch Series Book One

    The Bearsden Witch Series Book One

    (Originally Posted March 12, 2022 on reedshorepress.com) The Bearsden Witch Series Book One is off for its second round of editing. I’m so excited! I’m also drained. Since this was my first novel, I had to make major decisions following the developmental edit. I’m not going to sugarcoat it. It was brutal. I had to…

  • The Witches of Menopause

    The Witches of Menopause

    She’s a witch! A menopausal witch. (Post original posted 2/15/2022 at reedshorepress.com) Did you know most women accused of practicing witchcraft were old and menopausal? Jackie Rosenheck in “Mad with Menopause” wrote that thirteen out of the sixteen women accused of practicing witchcraft in the Salem Witch Trials were menopausal. That wasn’t an accident. In…

  • The Bearsden Witch Series

    The Bearsden Witch Series

    (Blog originally posted 2/08/2022 on reedshorepress.com) Book One in the Bearsden Witch series is coming along. The last self-edit was finished, and it’s in the first stage of editing. This entire process as a first-time author has been an incredible journey. I began writing the ramblings of a women’s fiction novel about eight years ago.…

  • Getting To Know You: Who is J.C. Yeamans?

    Getting To Know You: Who is J.C. Yeamans?

    What’s in a name? I have a confession. You won’t find J.C. Yeamans in a Google search. I write under a pen name. It’s way more interesting than my real name. As a writer, she is my alter ego, the keeper of the stories. However, I will tell you a smidgeon about the real me.…