Cyma Shapiro

Midlife Mother. Talk Radio Show Host. Writer/Blogger/Author/Businesswoman

A regular interviewee on nat'l and int'l radio shows and in the press, Cyma is the host of the weekly contemporary lifestyle radio show, "For Women Over 40/Conversations with Cyma" featuring nat'l/intrn'l movers and shakers/experts and syndicated nationally through the Pacifica Network. Cyma is also the writer/creator of NURTURE: Stories of New Midlife Mothers, the first traveling art gallery show (North America) dedicated to women choosing motherhood over 40, the national blogsite,, for all-things midlife mothers and fathers, and the editor/creator of the midlife mothers/fathers anthology, The Zen of Midlife Mothering. A writer/blogger and speaker, whose work has been featured on NPR and on Psychology Today (online), Cyma is passionate about supporting men and women who choose later parenthood, and helping women in midlife, by giving them a face, voice, and forum. She is the mother of 12 and 14-year-old children and 30 and 32-year-old stepchildren.