Billie Best Bio & Social Media

Billie Best is an entertaining writer, authentic and relatable, with a weekly blog at and two books published in 2020. Her memoir “How I Made a Huge Mess of My Life (or Couples Therapy with a Dead Man)” combines poignant insight and delightful humor to describe her passage from her 40s to her 60s. Her collection of essays and short stories “I Could Be Wrong: 50+ Blog Posts, Short Reads, Big Laughs, Wit & Wisdom” relays bursts of gut punching truth in a fresh perspective on life beyond 60. Currently she resides in Oregon with her boyfriend and her dog.

Contact info

Widowspeak Publishing, 3003 W. 11th Ave. PMB 193, Eugene, OR 97402

Video Interview

Pod Cast Interviews

Trust Tree Talks : In this episode Billie walks the Trust Tree gals through what prompted her cross-county move and how she’s creating a new chapter for herself after sixty. Tune in for Billie’s truth bombs about what aging in this society really looks like.

Passionistas Project Podcast : Billie found herself starting over, indulging her passions and looking for her purpose. Now her mission is to change the societal views on women and disrupt aging.

“I Could Be Wrong” Anthology Specs

  • Price: $7.99 paperback, $4.69 ebook
  • Paperback size: 6” x 9” / 260 pages
  • Paperback ISBN 978-1-7345964-2-7
  • Ebook ISBN 978-1-7345964-3-4
  • Date of publish: November 18, 2020
  • Paperback available on Amazon only
  • Ebook available on Amazon Kindle only
  • Amazon categories Nonfiction > Humor > Topic > Marriage & Family and Nonfiction > Self-Help > Aging

“How I Made a Huge Mess” Memoir Specs

  • Price: $12.99 paperback, $7.99 ebook
  • Paperback size: 6” x 9” / 260 pages
  • Paperback ISBN 978-1-7345964-0-3
  • Ebook ISBN 978-1-7345964-1-0
  • Date of publish: March 21, 2020
  • Paperback platforms: Amazon,, IndieBound, Barns & Noble, and Ingram
  • Ebook platforms: Kindle, Apple iBooks, Kobo, Barnes & Noble Nook, Tolino, Bibliotheca, Baker & Taylor, Hoopla, OverDrive
  • Price of ebook for libraries $15.99

Memoir BISAC Categories:

  • BIO 02600 Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoir
  • FAM 030000 Family & Relationships / Marriage & Long-Term Relationships
  • FAM 014000 Family & Relationships / Death, Grief, Bereavement

Download Chapter One of Memoir : Excerpt for Review (10 page PDF)