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Harriet Doer – National Book Award at 73

Late Bloomer With “A Flawless Lens” The ultimate late bloomer, Harriet Doer finished her degree at Stanford at 67 and won a national book award at 73 (Stones for Ibarra). A heart warming story of a woman with “an almost … Continue reading

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Top Ten Late Bloomers of All Time

Not all writers, but venerable, nonetheless. Here you’ll find Harlan Sanders, who founded his Kentucky Fried Chicken franchise at 65 and went on to become a multimillionaire, Grandma Moses, who first picked up a paint brush at 75 and the … Continue reading

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