Dorothy Heller

A writer, blogger, mother, medical interpreter, bookaholic, grandmother, shower singer, translator, tea-aholic and an aspiring songwriter. Still writing her novel and wants to write at least one good song.

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Love, Illusions, and Longing: The Blog for Mature Singles and Everyone in Search of Love
Dorothy Heller

THE SINGLE BOOMER MEETS THE McSURGEONS

  This should be the beginning of a meet cute, a rom-com, the story of a single female boomer, three surgeons, and my Temporary Disability

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Love, Illusions, and Longing: The Blog for Mature Singles and Everyone in Search of Love
Dorothy Heller

SINGLE AT THE SEDER-WHY IS THIS NIGHT DIFFERENT?

  Oh for the good old days, when holidays preparations and marital status were my only worries and celebrating Passover didn’t involve a real plague.   

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Love, Illusions, and Longing: The Blog for Mature Singles and Everyone in Search of Love
Dorothy Heller

Pandemic PTSD: Boomer Behind the Front Lines

The news feed for catastrophe changes hourly.   Behind the front lines  conjures images of  Ukraine.  Thank {feel free to insert your favorite deity} that Putin

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Love, Illusions, and Longing: The Blog for Mature Singles and Everyone in Search of Love
Dorothy Heller

Boomers on Ice: The Mature Single and Cryogenics

Hot weather while social distancing temporarily distracted me from the search for the significant other. It’s an unromantic double whammy-pandemic plus global warming.  For boomers like me who haven’t

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Love, Illusions, and Longing: The Blog for Mature Singles and Everyone in Search of Love
Dorothy Heller

Tie-Dyed Twice: Boomer Time Warp and Woodstock

It happened to me when I took my son, then fourteen, to Neil Young’s Bridge School Benefit Concert. Searching for garlic fries, I suddenly stumbled on

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Love, Illusions, and Longing: The Blog for Mature Singles and Everyone in Search of Love
Dorothy Heller

Be There Then-Social Networking Solo

Naked bodies soaking in hot tubs under the California sun. Consciousness-raising (with and without hallucinogens), self-awareness at any price)—Esalen in the 1960s. Fritz Perls, founder

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