Author Archives: Carolyn Leeper

About Carolyn Leeper

Carolyn's memoir, "Borrowed Time: 75 Years & Counting" recounts events from her childhood with tributes to her family. She is looking forward to the years ahead. She is also the author of a children's alphabet book: "Come With Me From A to Z". "19 remarkable Northwest Women" profiles women who have found their passion.

New Book. Finally, my new children’s picture book: “MY STARS! Why Am I A Gemini?” is in print. An exploration of astrology signs and personality types! Want a copy? Contact me: cdleeper@comcast.net.

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New Book!

Finally, my children’s picture book is in print: “MY STARS! Why Am I A Gemini?” An exploration of astrology signs and personality types. Want a copy? Contact me: cdleeper@comcast.net.  

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New Year – New Direction

Why not get started on all those projects you’ve been putting off? What are you waiting for? I know! I know! I worked on a new children’s picture book, off and on, for a couple of years. It just didn’t … Continue reading

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Nostalgia Can Be Fun

What makes you nostalgic?  Do you enjoy looking back on your life, your childhood, young adulthood? What song brings back good memories? What is the first song you learned to sing as a little kid? Did you sing hymns in church … Continue reading

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Living at The Willows

Hello World. I am now living at The Willows, in Bellingham, a retirement community filled with wonderful people. There are so many activities to choose from! Exercise, bridge, movies, writing groups, and on and on.  Meals are always good, breakfast, lunch, … Continue reading

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Celebrating Women’s History Month

There are so many amazing women who influenced the way women lived and worked throughout history it’s impossible to identify them all.  It wasn’t just the women who made headlines that we need to honor.  It is also the ‘ordinary’ … Continue reading

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Good News – Monarch Butterflies!

According to the newspaper, the Monarch butterflies hibernating in the Mexican mountains rebounded last year, covering 10 acres this winter…more than three times as large as the area they covered last year. Good news for lovers of these beautiful creatures … Continue reading

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National Business Women’s Week

The Celebration of National Business Women’s Week over the years has helped promote women’s leadership opportunities.  In Everett, Washington, the Greater Everett Business and Professional Women will announce their selection of Woman of the Year, Jennifer Gregerson, Mayor of Mukilteo. … Continue reading

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Republican Candidates Debates

Did you watch the presidential candidates debates last night?  Were there winners and losers, or were they all winners, or were they all losers?  Did Donald Trump stand out as a self-confident leader…or as a self-centered ego-maniac? What about Rand … Continue reading

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Cruise Ships …

Have you been on a cruise lately? Or have you NEVER been on a cruise? If you haven’t discovered the joys of cruise vacations, let me give you a few points to think about. First, there are cruises to just … Continue reading

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