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The Old Man in the Hospital by Van Allen
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Another short simple memoir from my life. In this very short story, I find myself stuck in the hospital, sharing a room with an irate and bitter old man. Location: Centennial Medical Center in Frisco, Texas. Warning...contains a few uses of profanity.
Words from the Heart by Richard Nurse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Nursesnook&Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of original works, most of which were inspired by the sudden insertion of an articulate and vibrant 94-year-old loved one, now suffering from sudden onset dementia, into our household and everyday life.
Aging Parents - A Guide On How To Care For Aging Parents To Help Them Through Life's Transitions. by Kristy Clark
Series: Aging Book Series - The Perfect Guide To Understand How We Age And How To Slow Down The Aging Process.. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
From warning signs of health problems to well-being and safety, “Aging Parents” gives the reader everything needed to create a strategic care plan for their aging parents. “Aging Parents” is priceless gems that will help usher in the glorious golden years for which our parents have worked and so well deserve. Get your copy today and experience a peace beyond all understanding!
Aging With Health - The Secrets To Healthy Aging And Making The Best Of Your Golden Years. by Kristy Clark
Series: Aging Book Series - The Perfect Guide To Understand How We Age And How To Slow Down The Aging Process.. Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
With all the medical advances today, people are living longer than ever. But are they living quality lives? This book was written for anyone who wants to enjoy optimum health no matter what their age. Get your copy today and start living a life of joy, happiness and health. As Ms. Clark says, “Old age isn’t so bad when you consider the alternative”!
Grey Nomads by William S. Fletcher
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story (1631 words) is about the strong bond between two grey nomads driving around the vast continent of Australia and how they deal with death when it interrupts their travel.
I Remember by Ankit Kochhar
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
poem about different perspective of life we play, we learn, we dance, we sing, but the life has more whole throughout life we gain pain, sorrow, but carry on our life we do or work sincerely and sacrifice our life for others but no one remember us for a moment
Boomer Retirement Life Tips by John Agno
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,430. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Baby Boomers were born into the beginning of a long and prosperous world economy. Their children also grew up in prosperity. Now, as the world economy dips into a long period of economic recession, the Boomers approach their retirement years---while many still support their unemployed adult children. These retirement tips can help boomers smoothly navigate toward their second life.
Water Aerobics by J.C. Bowman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Bethsheba gives us another awesome short- short story---Water Aerobics.This time we get some thought-provoking commentary on how messed up our health care system is, how we fail to have trained, competent direct care workers because we don't pay them adequate wages.
Yes, There is the Possibility That I Might Die ...Someday (A Lighthearted Workbook) by Sandra Asper
Price: Free! Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging(5.00 from 1 review)
Call me crazy, but when I die I would rather choose how it's all going to go, at least one last time.It would be just swell to save those relatives and friends all those crabby hours, and bad decisions regarding my funeral, memorial service, wake, or whatever else I want to have happen to me after I bid adieu.
Frances by Janice Daugharty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I first met this Frances at a nursing home where my daddy lived for awhile before he died. She walked up to me in the hall and asked should she give them milk with their food. Next time she asked me to bring her a trouble-free "itty-bitty baby." And then I found out that this Frances was a serial kidnapper of other patients' baby dolls. She reminded me of that other Frances, my deceased mother.
Castor Bean Seeds by Janice Daugharty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging(3.00 from 1 review)
A young bride in 1963, my friendly new neighbors showered me with Castor Bean seeds. Nobody knew then that the seeds contained Ricin. They were just tall exotic plants, free for the sharing. Later I learned how toxic the seeds are and wondered how many had been carried downstream to Florida by the Alapaha River. But that was a different time--that was before the grasshopper became a burden.