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Meet Author Terry McMillan
Celebrate Black History Month with Terry McMillan, author of Waiting to Exhale and It's Not All Downhill From Here. Ms. McMillan will discuss "Reinventing Yourself at Any Age." Cosponsored by The Alden.
Buy a signed copy of one of her books from One More Page Books.
About the Author
One of America’s most beloved and critically-acclaimed authors, Terry McMillan became the empowering voice of a generation of women with her New York Times #1 bestsellers Waiting for Exhale and How Stella Got Her Groove Back. Known for “irreverent, pitch perfect tales of women’s lives,” McMillan’s seven bestsellers are rich in fearless wisdom, heart-touching characters and unforgettable stories of friendships, healing, intergenerational bonds and women saving their own lives. A passionate champion of growing older by looking joyously forward, McMillan boldly rejects the concept of “mid-life crisis.” Instead, she evangelizes that anyone, at any age, can “change lanes” to reinvent themselves, overcome obstacles, get out of ruts and pursue postponed dreams. As a speaker, artist and woman of hard-won wisdom, McMillan challenges us to tap into our passions, defeat our demons, take care of our whole selves, and never, ever take happiness for granted.
This program is appropriate for ages 18+. An invitation to join this virtual presentation will be sent to participants two days prior to the event. Registration is required to receive the Zoom link. Register by clicking on the "Begin Registration" button (below).
Related LibGuide: Adults and 50-Plus by Fairfax County Public Library (Admin)