Lyla Blake Ward

Lyla Blake Ward

Lyla Blake Ward's writing career officially began in 1949 when she sold her first poem to Colliers' Magazine. Over the last 60 years, she has published numerous works of humorous verse, op-eds, personal essays and pieces of social commentary in newspapers and magazines around the country, including: Good Housekeeping, The Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, Woman's Day, Family Circle, The Washington Post, The Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, and Newsday, among many others. A savvy businesswomen, she also built and ran a small public relations agency, opened her own party goods store, and founded the monthly publication Party and Paper Retailer with her husband, Russ. A longtime resident of Connecticut, Ward now lives in Somers, NY where she still enjoys reading, knitting, baking, politics and watching endless reruns of Seinfeld.

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    • How to Succeed at Aging Without Really Dying

    • By: Lyla Blake Ward
    • Narrated by: Judith West
    • Length: 5 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Lyla Blake Ward transforms the everyday trials and tribulations of growing old (against one’s better judgment) into high hilarity....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Dated but still a good listen...

    • By NMwritergal on 04-08-18

    Regular price: $10.49

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