Mary Wagner

Mary Wagner
Wisconsin, USA
February 13
Former journalist, now criminal prosecutor, and award winning essayist and photographer, proves its never too late to make mid-course corrections! Vices include Belgian chocolate, Irish castles, great shoes, long clean shorelines, classic cartoons, big skies and Lee Child "Reacher" novels. Multiple degrees earned in the "school of life" include mother of four, former girl scout leader, truckstop waitress, cocktail waitress, office temp, judicial clerk, and radio talk show host. Latest essay collection, "Fabulous in Flats," just went live, preceded by "Running with Stilettos" and "Heck on Heels." Visit my website at


Editor’s Pick
MARCH 12, 2012 9:24PM

Bluebirds of Happiness, Dandelions of Regret

The bluebirds have returned for the summer.  It's officially not even spring, but it's been an unseasonably warm winter, and they've arrived a bit early.  So early, in fact, that I just had to kick a family of little white-footed mice out of one of the three nest boxes on
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Editor’s Pick
AUGUST 16, 2011 7:06PM

Health Care Manifest0

As the mother of three adult children with serious pre-existing medical conditions—one case of cancer and two of Crohn’s disease—I’d like to add my voice to the current health care debate. After years of emergency room visits, consults, surgeries and medications, all are curre… Read full post »