This boomer got a late start … but a new life

I’m excited to share that the story of how I ended up being a college art student in my 60s is a featured post on BoomerCafé, a digital magazine for baby boomers.

Here’s what the editors had to say, along with the link to the story. Enjoy and share the link!

One of our favorite subjects on BoomerCafé is boomers who are still reinventing themselves. That’s exactly what Diane Atwood of Gorham, Maine, has written about. She was a local television reporter, but made a decision at the age when most of us retire to go back to school. She calls it My Late Start. Read Diane’s story …



Diane Atwood

About Diane Atwood

For more than 20 years, Diane was the health reporter on WCSH 6. Before that, a radiation therapist at Maine Medical Center and after, Manager of Marketing/PR at Mercy Hospital. She now hosts and produces the Catching Health podcast and writes the award-winning blog Catching Health with Diane Atwood.