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Liquid Words
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
'Liquid Words' is Arthur Weil's ninth book of poetry. His writings here deal with happiness, nature, philosophy, love, and aging, among other topics. These are lighthearted, witty poems that reveal the passions of the human heart. Titles include, "I'm So Lucky, "Where Did My Libido Go?", and "The Vacuum of Silence."
METHOD AGING and Improvisational Longevity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
You are a verb not a noun. You can be viewed as a fictitious character and your functional age as a changeable construct. Both can be re-written, re-produced and re-performed using the techniques of Cinemorphics presented in METHOD AGING and Improvisational Longevity.
Dealing with Dementia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
I have taken the time to document my exposure to dementia in the elderly solely in the hope that anyone who reads this might avoid the mistakes and missteps which I, and my family, might possibly have been able to be better informed about beforehand. My mother had both excellent legal advice, and she lived in a state which offered a program affording care to qualified residents.
Women’s Aging Bodies & What to do About Our Aging Parts
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Women often do not know about the changes they may experience as they grow older. This article outlines the changes that women can expect by the time they reach 50 and beyond. It also suggests ways to deal with the changes.
Gypsies Stole My Tequila
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,320. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011 by Creative Guy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » General
Like most people on the cusp of turning 40, former punk rock star Joe Blood is wrestling with the demons of his past. Unfortunately, one of them is living in his wall. Determined to hold him to a suicide pact made twenty years before, Joe's Time Demon starts the countdown on the last weeks of his life, calling for death on his 40th birthday.
The Questing Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
J. Reed Brasher knows he has forgotten something important. A lot of somethings, actually. The memory of his entire life slips through his grasp save for bits and pieces. Age, they tell him. And at 90, maybe he should believe them. But he doesn’t. Because he remembers something. Something that tells him he should never have lost his memory in the first place.
Reflections on Life and Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sarah’s mother says she’ll die in the extended care facility. Sarah’s mother believes that the care facilities have the right to kill patients. Sarah’s heard that since she was a child in the 20th century. Sarah, a single mother with her own children to care for, can’t afford to care for her mother too. But what if her mother is right? And if she is, how will Sarah ever know?
The Arkitect
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For a solid century, the Arkitect has been overseeing the construction of the Ark, humanity's escape from a techno-ravaged world. She's too old to accompany the billion-fold survivors, of course, but she doesn't seem to mind. Is she an unreformed Earth-hugger? A Gaia-worshiper? Find out for yourself, in a not-too-short story that's dark, bitter, dry... and evil fun.
Aging is a Treatable Disease
Series: Anti-Aging and Health. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
New advances in medical science and the unraveling of the human genome have provided us the insights to significantly increase our healthy longevity and survive long enough to take advantages of the even newer technologies being developed. The overall deterioration of the body that comes with growing old is not inevitable. Aging is a treatable disease.
Immortal Again
Series: Anti-Aging and Health ยท Learning Ancient Secrets. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Secrets of the Ancients can Increase our Longevity. The Bible and the clay tablets of Sumer tell us that Methuselah lived 969 years and that the Babylonian Kings lived even longer. I believe I have found the secrets of the ancients. Combinding the ancient secrets with new science suggests that we may be able to eventually free ourselves of aging and, like the ancients, become Immortal Again.