Joan Ellen Gage


Joan Ellen Gage, a farmer's daughter hailing from the Finger Lakes area in New York, moved with her family to south Florida as a teenager and has spent the lion's share of her life there. She now resides in Central Florida, vacationing and writing as often as possible at her family's mountain retreat in Western North Carolina.

Joan is a writer of poetry, women's humor and inspiration with a spotlight on the midlife experience. Ms. Gage aspires to be a cheerleader for women of all ages.

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A video made by Joan using a animated photo program. Wooman is a poem written by Joan which describes society's expectation of woman as superwomen.

By Design
A tribute to women who have had breast cancer. This video was made by Joan using an animated photo program.

Eight in Dog Years, AKA "50"
Here, Joan uses a photo animation program that showcases her photo Maggie and Me. Since an eight year old dog is 50 in human years, Joan used a photo of her dog to replace Gage's head in this video.

Water Running Downhill!
In a video made by Joan's friend, Peter Sassi, Gage recites the poem "Water Running Downhill!". This poem is the title of Joan's first book, and her first ebook.


Stranger In A Strange Skin
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Have you been wondering, “who has hijacked my body and left me here with this alien flesh?” Well, you are not alone! You’ll feel a kinship with Joan Ellen Gage in her new book Stranger In A Strange Skin!, which includes excerpts from Joan’s other books. Joan Ellen Gage delivers an upbeat product for midlife women that includes her right-on poetry and wacky photography!

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