Books tagged: growing old

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The Red Petticoat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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This collection of poetry tells the story of a life from childhood - The Red Petticoat and The Small Dark Man, to parenthood - In a Yellow Dress and My Girl, to thoughts of death - Bones and Mortality and, of course, everything in between. The sea is a feature in many of the poems reflecting the life and experience of the poet. There are sets of Haikus here and there to give a change of pace
How to Tell When You're Really Old - Funny Happens When Kids Define Old Age!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Grandparenting
How to Tell When You’re Really Old - Funny Happens When Kids Define Old Age, is the result of interviews with kids ages 3-12, who were asked to explain how they could tell when someone was old. Their candid, uncensored, & hilarious answers are sure to become instant favorites for readers of all ages.
For the Love Of Comets
Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A short tale of familiarity and family and love and frustration and all that goes into a couple growing old together... a love story... of a sort...
The Last One
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Seemed so important at the time, ignoring each other so hard until one of us gave in. Now I’d do anything for that year back.” Life is long, but some friends are forever. This is a short story about a group of friends as they experience life, death, and the roller-coaster of emotions in between.
KSHM Project Presents: Four Vignettes
Series: KSHM Project. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Four Vignettes features four photographs, each accompanied by a fictional interpretation of the scene in the form of a short caption. KSHM Project is the result of a joint collaborative effort between an award-winning Australian photographer, Karl Strand, and an American author, Henry Martin. It aims to combine striking visual images with thought-provoking prose.
Desperate Poems
Price: Free! Words: 13,010. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of seventy poems (some more desperate than others) about life, love, desire, being young, and growing old.
The Lutheran Ladies Circle: Thanks for Leaving
Series: The Lutheran Ladies Circle, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,480. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Eccentric Aunt Ula ditches the Lutheran Ladies crowded car to National Convention for a train trip to her past. She’s collecting pieces of her life. Her story of “running away” at sixteen is molded by a deeply human cast of characters as she struggles to grow up under the cloud of WWII, strict nuns and the cussing pipe fitters. She soon discovers what’s “over and done” doesn’t always stay that way
Awakening
Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A collection of short stories by Claralice Wolf, centred around the theme of Awakenings.
We Fall Asleep So Early
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
As usual, Dean Blake creates a humorous yet poignant short story with a moral that’s almost impossible to shake off. In We Fall Asleep So Early, our young protagonist spends most of his days with his girlfriend Vicki, drinking, smoking and waking up a little too late. But something is troubling his mind; he can either take heed, or drink all of his worries away…
The Red Velvet Box
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Classics
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The Red Velvet Box is a Christmas story for all ages. Set in 1954 it tells of a young girls discovery that all is not how it appears to be, even your 84 year old Grandmother, and even she has a story to tell.