Take a Look
I will always be grateful to you, Marj, for the way you brought Sam's story into the world with such truth and beauty. When I opened the box of books, my hand trembled a little, because they looked so elegant and worthy in their sleek black covers.
by Samuel R. Lane
Dianne Skafte, daughter - 2017
This story could never have been told without your keen interest and skillful questioning.
by Florence Hoffman Mills
Florence – 2002
To Marj, my very good friend, who made this book possible.
by Louise Gilbert
Louise – 2017
It turned out to be a beautiful product.
by Sue Ning Barry
Sue – 2018
Dear Marj, To my patient and devoted editor with sincere thanks.
by Elaine F. Needell, M.D.
Elaine – 2004
To dear Marjory Lyons, Whose good taste and counsel helped bring this project to completion.
by Mervin H. Needell, M.D.
Merv – 2002
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Upcoming Speaking Engagements
Date TBA - Book Talk – "The Last Man on the Moon"
Dr. Marjory D. Lyons, will present a review of the autobiography, “The Last Man on the Moon” by Eugene Cernan. Dr. Lyons’ talk is based on personal interviews with Captain Cernan describing his walk on the moon in December 1972, the last man to walk on the moon in fifty years, and celebrates the announcement this month by NASA of eleven new astronauts. All welcome. Free will donation. For information contact 954-249-1333.
February 29, 2020 - Panel Member; "Why Rewrite"
PANEL MEMBER, Dr. Marjory D. Lyons will join a panel of writers in presenting “Why Rewrite?” at 2:00 p.m. on February 29, 2020 at the North Regional/Broward College Library, 1100 Coconut Creek Blvd., Coconut Creek, FL 33066. The writers from the Wynmoor Community Writer’s Workshop, will discuss and illustrate why and how they write and rewrite their papers in the weekly workshop meetings. The presentation is part of the Library’s special event Tell Your Story II. Open to writers of all genres. Free. For information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 18, 2020 - Luncheon Speaker; "What so Special about Being Ninety"
LUNCHEON SPEAKER, Dr. Marjory D. Lyons will speak on “What’s so Special about Being Ninety?” at 12:30 on April 18, 2020 at the Coral Ridge Yacht Club, 2800 Yacht Club Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304. Dr. Lyons will draw on the recent best seller “There’s No Stopping Us Now” by Gail Collins and will include individual comments as well as an overview of the position of American Women in the 21stCentury. Luncheon tickets $35.00. Open to all. For information contact 954-270-7795.