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Elaine Ambrose is an award-winning, bestselling author of eight books. Midlife Cabernet won two national humor awards, Publishers Weekly reviewed it as “laugh-out-loud funny!” and Foreword Reviews wrote that the book was “an argument for joy” similar to Erma Bombeck. Her book, Midlife Happy Hour, was a finalist for Foreword INDIES Book of the Year and won First Place for Midlife from the Independent Publisher Award. Her children’s book, Gators & Taters, won an award for Children’s Literature from the 2018 Independent Press Awards. Her bilingual children’s book, The Magic Potato – La Papa Mágica, was selected by the Idaho State Board of Education for the statewide curriculum. Ambrose’s award-winning syndicated blog posts are published on sev ...more

Grandma’s Legacy

A Short Story by Elaine Ambrose Ella was thirteen years old when she came home from school and found her mother and her Aunt Mary crying in the kitchen. Ella rushed to her mother and asked, “What’s wrong?” “We lost Grandma,” her mother sobbed. “Well go find her!” Ella demanded. She started to run out…
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“It’s not true that life is one damn thing after another,” she said. “It’s one damn thing over and over.”
Elaine Ambrose, Drinking with Dead Women Writers

“In hindsight, I was totally unprepared for the truth. I will live without my children much longer than I lived with them. That’s a difficult reality after submerging twenty years of my life into the responsibilities, joys, and frustrations of raising kids.”
Elaine Ambrose, Midlife Cabernet: Life, Love & Laughter after Fifty

“music—Sarah Brightman, Il Divo, Latin Jazz, Bette Midler, and a collection of movie tunes. Driving through the Idaho mountains while listening to the theme song from Out of Africa can be”
Elaine Ambrose, Midlife Cabernet: Life, Love & Laughter after Fifty

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