Carolyn Bower


United States

I find inspiration in many different areas and that has led me to write about a wide range of topics. My music articles have been published in FYI 50 Plus -Follow Your Interests, Boomer Magazine and GO Magazine(New York City). I've also written commentary, general interest and wildlife pieces that have appeared in FYI50 Plus-Follow Your Interests, Suddenly Senior, The Sports Column and in Midwest publications.

Currently working on articles about music, non-profit organizations, sports and general interest/opinion pieces.

To learn more about my background and writing experience, check out my portfolio selections. My email/contact info is accessible by clicking on the mail icon below.


NON-PROFIT/PHILANTHROPY - Children & Animals, Wildlife/Conservation

fyi50+ The Original Online Senior Magazine * follow your interests
Canines for Kids - fyi50+ The Original Online Senior Magazine

Dogs are more than man's best friend to many kids By Carolyn Bower ~ There's a long-standing belief that dogs are a man's best friend. But they are much more than that to many children with serious medical challenges. * Chelsea is a young lady with diabetes.


50 Years Later-Remembering Woodstock

Five decades have come and gone since the psychedelic sounds, peace signs, and masses of concert-goers descended upon Max Yasgur's farm in Bethel, NY.


News Journal Mansfield, OH
Books Stack Up To Fine Hobby

I hand over the money. I clutch the package tightly and hurry on my way home. Another one to add to my obsession - to add to my growing collection. I can feel the texture through the wrapping paper and smell the newness - a newness not yet affected by use or passage of time.

Ten Signs You're A Technology Dinosaur in A High-Tech World!

If you still use CDs and have yet to make a Netflix account, then you’re probably on your way to becoming a technology dinosaur. “From a distant era” might be a phrase used to describe a dinosaur, but you may be one; if these signs fit you to a T!

News Journal Mansfield, OH
'50's Television Suits Her Taste Just Fine

I admit it. I am one of the TV generation - one who was born in the 1950's and grew up watching "Sky King," "Fury," "My Three Sons," " Leave it to Beaver" and "Adventures in Paradise." Those were the days when Saturday morning meant Sky rescuing Penny and the beautiful


The Sports Column | Sports Articles, Analysis, News and Media
Abuse Allegations Continue to Haunt Women's College Basketball - The Sports Column | Sports...

Two years have passed since former North Carolina coach Sylvia Hatchell, former Georgia Tech coach Ma Chelle Joseph, and several other women's college basketball coaches resigned or were fired amid allegations of mental abuse and questionable behavior. Two years ... and nothing seems to have changed or improved.

The Sports Column | Sports Articles, Analysis, News and Media
Colleges Embrace Women's Flag Football - The Sports Column | Sports Articles, Analysis, News and...

Collegiate flag football for women is here, and the inaugural season is happening this spring. But there's still a lot of work to make the sport a sustainable feature of college athletic programs. Intercollegiate competition is the outcome of a collaboration among the NFL, a sports organization called Reigning Champs Experience (RCX), and a collegiate sports association, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).

The Sports Column | Sports Articles, Analysis, News and Media
Hazing Is A Problem In College Sports - The Sports Column | Sports Articles, Analysis, News and...

According to the NCAA, 74 percent of student-athletes experience hazing while in college. It's time for administrators, coaches, parents, and students to work together to end t his despicable practice. -In 2015, a hazing incident involving the swim program at Drury University (MO) led to an investigation and adoption of a plan to deal with hazing.