Author Profile: Lori Young

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Lori is in her fifties and has lived just about that many lives. She's been a rebel child, a wife and mom, and a hard-charging career woman before finally discovering her true calling: professional beach bum.
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On Waitress Patrol with The Pink Sisters
Posted in Stories and Appreciations on 5 August 2010
Stats: 23,141 views and 6 Comments

If anyone had told me that the best girlfriend of my adult life would present in the package of a small, cranky, funny Dutch woman, I wouldn’t have believed them.

The Glamorous Life, on the Road
Posted in Stories and Appreciations on 15 June 2010
Stats: 3,735 views and 2 Comments

In another town, in another anonymous hotel room. It doesn’t matter where because they’re all the same anyway: floral bedspreads with who knows what kind of history embedded in them.

To Helen Back on a Friday Night
Posted in Stories and Appreciations on 19 May 2010
Stats: 14,052 views and No Comments

The multiple TVs are tuned to sporting events but nobody is watching. Next to me is a cute blonde with a thousand-mile stare.

Love is Reel: Inventing the Mixtape
Posted in Stories and Appreciations on 27 April 2010
Stats: 19,746 views and 3 Comments

Back in the olden days, I used a hand-me-down hi-fi record player, and my trusty portable reel-to-reel recorder to make mixtapes. I’m sure that recorder came from Sears & Roebuck, because back then everything did.