Those illustrations are for a serial story for the senior generation. The heroine is in her 50s and a divorcee. She works as an editor and hasn't had a steady for a long time. In this series she is getting courage to take a step.
Title: A talk with mother At New Year's Eve Yuko visited her mother. She wanted to stay with her mom calmly but when she see mom, she tends to have a quarrel with mom. Yuko wanted escape from those days and wanted to meet her boyfriend.
Title: A spark joy at New Year's Eve Yuko was surprised by the stories that her classmates in fifties enjoyed the love with young men. She thought about her future economically and whether she could live without love. Already she fell love with a man, who lives in Kyoto.
Title: Botan-nabe It means "Boar meat hot pot". A heroine Yuko traveled to Kyoto to meet her boyfriend. The season was autumn and they went out at Kihune. Kihune is a famous spot in Kyoto and for its Kawayuka Riverside Summer Terrace. She hadn’t made up her mind whether she try to cross the line with him or not.
Title: The Peak of One's Life One day, heroine "Yuko" got brochures from the hotel in Hokkaido. 20 years ago, before getting divorced, her family went on a trip to Hokkaido. She remembered her happy time and felt lonely... For your information, Hokkaido is very famous for its bright lavender fields.