Author Interview: Sallie Weissinger!


Meet author Sallie Weissinger and read her beautiful tale in Yes, Again: (Mis)adventures of a Wishful Thinker. Read Chapter One  at the end of this post! Tell us a little about yourself and your published book. My memoir recounts my adventures as a widow in Berkeley, seeking a new relationship late in life. Having met and married the love of my life through the newspaper personals in the pre-Internet 1970s, it was a challenge, in my sixties and seventies, to navigate the online dating world of the early twenty-first century. I met men who lied, attempted to extort money, and had unsavory histories I discovered through Google. Fortunately, there were enough positive, even humorous, encounters to keep me going. But it was a slog, with ups, downs, and zig-zags leading down paths I couldn't have foreseen. My book covers the exhilarating and gritty aspects of a number of my experiences - and much in between. Interwoven with the evolution of my search for a meaningful life, with or w…