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‘A brave, beautiful and courageous woman in the prime of her life, has bared her soul about a rotten childhood, and her lifelong search for love and affection. I shed many tears while reading the chapter on her formative years. I was in awe of her resilience as she educated herself, as well as raising and providing for her young family. I got angry at the men she became involved with, especially the many losers along the way. I laughed out loud at the descriptions of everyday life in the mountain village. Carole, you are an inspiration.’ D.W.
Online Dating After Sixty is the story of an emotional journey by an aging woman who still wants love and sex in her life and who is desperately trying to hold on to her long hair, her good looks and her youthful figure.
Read Carole’s blog: http://onlinedatingaftersixty.blogspot.com.au/
Listen to Carole with Waleed Aly on Radio National
After moving to the Blue Mountains, the chance of meeting someone was virtually nil, so Carole began to explore the world of online dating sites, discovering in the process the joys and disappointments of meeting new people, the warmth and support of female friends, and the sometimes hilarious encounters with unsuitable men.
Through this entertaining and brutally honest memoir, we travel with Carole through online contact with dozens of men, coming to the conclusion that finding a suitable and honest guy on internet dating sites wasn’t like finding a needle in a haystack – it was more like finding a needle that had been dropped into the Pacific Ocean from an orbiting satellite! Nonetheless, eventually there is a happy ending.
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