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*White Heather

By Georgina V Solly  (booksie.com)

Everything you need to know about luck.

Short Story | Updated Aug 17, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Heather,Luck,Retirement,Audio,Version

kjforce

Questioning The Questions...

By Kjforce  (booksie.com)

Sometimes we discover we are not on the same page as our significant other...then to our dismay, realize we are not even in the same book...

Poetry | Updated Mar 19, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Questions,Bucket,List,Tv,Smoking,Exercising,Riding,A,Bike,Retirement,Father,Quirks,Fight,Hate,Love

A Clockwork Dead

By Jessie Johnson  (booksie.com)

A grandfather clock is delivered to a retirement center. Soon after the residnets and staff start dropping like flies.

Short Story | Updated Jun 25, 2013 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Horror,Clock,Grandfatherclock,Retirement

LEON AND JUDAS

By Tahir139  (booksie.com)

This is a story about two married brothers who place their old father into a retirement home whilst he pleads with them not to...and the old man goes blind with grief....and then the two brothers are visited by torment...read it.....

Short Story | Updated Mar 7, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Old,Man,Sons,Wives,Wealth,Kick,Out,Retirement,Homes,Illness,Weakness,Doctors

YOUTH AND AGE

By Tahir139  (booksie.com)

it is about youth and old age

Short Story | Updated Feb 26, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Old,Man,Memories,Wrinkles,Marriage,Children,Abandoned,Deserted,Retirement,Home,Wish

When You Grow Up And Think Smart

By Shannan Browne  (booksie.com)

One day reality hits...

Poetry | Updated Jan 25, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Smart,Woman,Finance,Dreams,Retirement,Poem,Independence

Man In The Mask

By Rschambers  (booksie.com)

James used to be a Superhero, but four years after being caught, beaten and left to die, he is a shell of his former self. Seeing a counsellor, but still drinking, James starts to find his feet again, and starts to believe in what he did. Reacquainting himself with the costume again, how...

Novel | Updated Jan 2, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 4
Tags: Retired,Superhero,Retirement,Return,Rebirth

kirtjboyd

The Last Stop

By Kirtjboyd  (booksie.com)

FREE CHAPTER FROM THE LAST STOP Welcome! Things are bustling at the Mary Stuart Riley Home for People of Advanced Years and you are the newest resident. If you were thinking about quietly entering your twilight years, think again. Boxing matches, ex cons, Olympic hopefuls, cannibalistic fish,...

Novel | Updated Nov 19, 2012 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Humor,Fiction,Dogs,Retirement,Elderly,Inspirational,Humorous

Moments By R Calligan

By R Calligan  (booksie.com)

"Moments" is one of many poems and flash fiction stories I've written describing my feelings and experiences working in senior living facilities. Many of those experiences were happy and joyous, even funny at times, yet some were gut wrenchingly sad. This one describes what I felt one day...

Poetry | Updated Apr 1, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Moments,Retirement,Home

Christmas By R Calligan

By R Calligan  (booksie.com)

Christmas is a story that unintentionally became a toy box of emotions and elements. It is a mixture of truth and fiction, humor and tenderness, frustration, humility, embarrassment, and vulnerability. It is a story of a man who begins working in a retirement home, and is put in charge on his...

Short Story | Updated Apr 1, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 2
Tags: Christmas,Calligan,Retirement,Home,Holiday,Humor

Grampa's Adventure

By Deathsrosex94x  (booksie.com)

One day, an 81 year old man breaks out of the Retirement home his children placed him in, and goes out on the Town! Some hummor, some serious. Enjoy!! (:

Short Story | Updated Mar 3, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Elderly,Old,Man,Retirement,Break,Out

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THE PENSION FIASCO

By Eileen Mcguinness  (booksie.com)

Recent pension issues have hit the news in relation to private pension funds being pilfered or used by large business's.The manipulation of funds have now left large companies with a shortfall and are unable to pay out 2/3rds of a full pension to their employees.A lot of companies have indeed...

Poetry | Updated Nov 1, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Retirement,Pensions,Crisis,Recession,Credit-crunch,Government,Policies,Corruption,Ageing,Elderly,Provision,Strain,Resources,Population,Finances,Care,Homes,Risky,Schemes,Investment

Real Life Story

By Simon Arthur  (booksie.com)

This is story is based on my life except that the theme for this story is the letter R.

Short Story | Updated Sep 13, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: River,Railway,Restuarant,Retirement,Rugby,Rodeo,Rock,Racecourse

Mother's Milk

By Liz Watson  (booksie.com)

Mother, in her retirement flat, writes notes to her milkman.

Short Story | Updated Apr 9, 2010 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mother's,Milk,Mothers,Liz,Watson,Short,Story,Humour,Sad,Elderly,Woman,Old,Women,Relationships,Milkman,Warden,Retirement,Dogs

Dana Drive And The Belinki Twins

By Devon Pitlor  (booksie.com)

On the eve of the JFK assassination,an old woman tells a strange story. Inspired by the Dana Drive series, which was started by the immortal "Grace" on a board elsewhere.

Short Story | Updated Apr 21, 2009 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Assassination,Kennedy,Old,Age,1963,Retirement,Home,Senility,Death

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