Lynne Spreen Lynne Spreen

After a career in Human Resources, Lynne M. Spreen reinvented herself as an author, speaker, blogger, and teacher. Lynne believes we have the power to change the aging experience into something incredibly positive for ourselves and our society. The empowerment of women in the second half of life is the issue that most drives her, and the focus of her work. You can access her blog at

Her debut novel, Dakota Blues, features two women, ages 50 and 90, on a life-changing road trip. Dakota Blues won the Next Generation Indie Book Award for excellence in Women’s Fiction. A sequel, Key Largo Blues, will be published this summer. She also published a collection of short stories: Middle-Aged Crazy: Short Stories of Midlife and Beyond. Her books are available at

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