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The Old Man in the Hospital
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.
Aging and Older Adulthood: Smart Tips for Aging With Grace, Managing Aging and Dementia In Parents Including Daily Living With a Healthier Body, and a Happier Soul!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016 by Eljays Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Many don't like to think about it …in fact, many don’t talk about it at all. But, we must all face it…. I am talking of the phenomenon called aging of course. Nevertheless, the bitter truth is that all of us will one time or the other get old. In fact, age is irreversible. Once you start counting and celebrating birthdays, that's it. You don’t need to accept it but you are getting old!
Words from the Heart
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.
Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man, And Life's Greatest Lessons | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Tuesdays with Morrie is a masterful work of nonfiction on multiple fronts. It grants the reader not only an inspiring story of a brave man facing death, but also emphasizes core truths about how to live life and invest in others. The book unfolds slowly, building aphorisms and wise truths until you feel the change that took place in Mitch’s life.
The Widower's Mite
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,100. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a modern day, true telling of the parable of the Widow’s Mite. I offer it as a small measure, a “Widower’s Mite” if you will, to put a spotlight on someone who would crack my skull for drawing attention to her if she were still living, but someone whose life could be, and should be, an inspiration to all of us. I dedicate it to the memory of the most inspirational person I ever knew.
An Irruption of Owls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,730. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A mysterious illness is the catalyst for this story about a daughter’s homecoming, several chapters of which are devoted to the life-altering effects of a drug called Fosamax, prescribed to millions of women. This book, the second installment in a family saga that takes place on three continents, views from the perspective of small-town New England the forces that shape our lives.
A Silent Bugle, Journals of an Alzheimer's daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
During my father’s illness, my focus was on his needs alone. I didn’t have time to consider that I was suffering too. It wasn’t until my father had passed away that I realized the act of journaling had played a powerful role in my coping. It helped me to process my emotions, relieve guilt, weather role reversal, find humour, make decisions . . . and continue to love my ever-changing father.
Aging Parents - A Guide On How To Care For Aging Parents To Help Them Through Life's Transitions.
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.
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”!
Surviving the STRESS of Your Parents' Old Age
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
How to combat or prevent life crippling depression and how to traverse the mine fields of elder care such as: Is it time for our elder to hang up the car keys?, How to deal with hospital stays and doctor's appointments?, What happens if they get dementia?, Should they live with us, or a care facility?, How to deal with our loved ones belongs after they relocate to the nursing home or af
Obama, Oy Vey: The Wit and Wisdom of My 107-Year-Old Mother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Author Steven Zwerling’s mother is 107, remembers Women’s Suffrage, supports same-sex marriage, thinks Chris Christie is popular because he’s fat and still believes no one’s exempt from following the Golden Rule. Zwerling chronicles conversations with his feisty mother and her equally plucky friends in this funny and heartwarming short story collection.
Live It Up Before You are Too Darn Old: Grappling with maturity and growth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,620. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Glen Greenway's latest book, Grappling with Maturity and Growth, has one thing in common with his previous books: an engaging writing-style, humour and loads of practical advice to guide you through the ageing process.
Home Care for the Elderly - Looking after Aging Loved Ones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Did you know that around 41 million people are about the age of 65 in the USA alone? All over the world, the statistics can be counted in millions because the life expectancy rate of people living in the 21st century has increased due to better living conditions, medical facilities and healthier food.
Retire to the Life You Love
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Summertime Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Retire to the Life You Love invites you to embrace your future from the inside, out. Through its practical tools and real life examples, you gain clarity and confidence to be the unique individual you are and to do what is most important and joyful to you. This is a work of wisdom inspired by the author’s more than 25 years of experience facilitating the career transitions of thousands of people.
The Opinionated Old Cow: Ruminations from the Field
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,700. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
After a lifetime of enforced diplomatic conduct, Alena Schram has begun venting her opinions on subjects dear to the dicky hearts of baby boomers: from the perils of Facebook, the annoying tendencies of husbands who co-shop, and the defective rearing of grandchildren, to sports cars for the menopausal, bras that winch, and chin hairs with minds of their own.
Thrown Again into the Frazzle Machine: Poems of Grace, Hope, and Healing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,130. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
May these poems be a lifeboat, offering comfort, healing, inspiration, and hope. Although telling a personal story, aspects might express something you want to say or help someone you care about. I should tell you right off it has a very happy ending as I came through what seemed like a long black tunnel, “the only way out, is through….”
A Long and Winding Road: A Caregiver's Tale of Life, Love, and Chaos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Anaiah Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Linda Brendle takes you on a roller-coaster ride of emotional and spiritual challenges that many families are facing right now. Co-dependency, mental breakdowns, and finding love after divorce are just a few of the issues weaved into this journey of caregiving.
The Quick Guide to Recognizing Elderly Fraud: Elderly Financial Abuse Prevention Made Easy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by infoway. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
If have a family member or friend that's a senior citizen, you must see this quick and easy to read book. It could save you and others huge amounts of money and aggrevation.
Grey Nomads
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.
Life: The Next Phase
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,300. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Do you have a parent or loved one who is one the over 40 million seniors in the U.S.? If so, this book is for you. It is designed to help you navigate the most common issues of your aging parents or loved ones. It provides you with practical roadmaps that guide you through four of the situations they are likely to face.

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