Carolyn Lee Arnold
Carolyn Lee Arnold is a writer, hiker, personal growth workshop assistant, and former educational researcher. She holds graduate degrees in women’s studies, statistics, and educational research and has studied creative nonfiction with many teachers. Fifty First Dates After Fifty is her first book, and excerpts have been published in Persimmon Tree, Outside In Literary & Travel Magazine, and the Human Awareness Institute’s Enlighten Journal. Her website, www.carolynleearnold.com, is full of articles, blogs, interviews, and ideas from her dating project. An excerpt from her second memoir, about her eighteen years identifying as a lesbian feminist in the 1970s and ’80s, has been published in Noyo River Review. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and just celebrated the tenth anniversary with her partner, date #49.