Elderly stories, books, poems, and more

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A woman, visits her long time friends sitting on her bookshelves. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2016

Reads: 114

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

guess what you feel the poem is about. appreciate feedback. thank you. Read More

Short Story / Humor

August 06, 2016

Reads: 108

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young IRS agent makes a courtesy call to an elderly woman needing help with her taxes. Juvenile antics ensue. This is written using UK English style and spellings. Read More

Tags: plants, taxes, elderly, irs

Reads: 122

Shelves: 1

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A man finds it hard when he visits his father in a care home. Read More

Reads: 354

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

Now elderly, while suffering from Dementia, he tries to remember his adolescence. He can only remember his first and only love, as he lays on his death bed. Read More

Reads: 124

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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An old man and his strange habit of buying two curry puffs but only eating one. Read More
Will John overcome the urge to commit suicide? Read More
Poem inspired after spending time with some elderly people in Sweden in this apartment block. Many secrets and memories to be shared Read More

Reads: 331

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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An elderly man thinks about suicide. Read More
This story began with the title "Unhinged". When a social worker encounters a case that she cannot resolve.... she recognizes the need to leave behind her the needs and problems of others that cannot be met within the scope of her own situation. Read More
When you reach the age that your family sends you off to a place that's called a "home", you'd be surprised at the treatment of your loved one's. What you're paying for, what Medicare pays for. It's no wonder your loved one does everything they can to prove that they… Read More

Reads: 233

Comments: 22

Shelves: 1

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Megan McCay needs a babysitter and unknowingly allows a neighbor to watch her son, however she is unaware that the elderly man has his own dark motivations for baby sitting her son. Read More

Reads: 66

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The king and queen of the open road Read More

Reads: 207

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A filmmaker attempts to recapture his youth. Read More
The revolt lasted only a single day Read More

Reads: 42

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Old Dad peers hopefully out the window Read More

Poem / Memoir

March 26, 2014

Reads: 69

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A joy of childhood I'd like to experience again Read More

Poem / Other

March 09, 2014

Reads: 91

Shelves: 1

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Providing better care for the elderly poor Read More

Reads: 253

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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The tale of a dying man and his final thoughts on life. Read More
Time is the fire in which we all burn Read More

Reads: 88

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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An elderly man is fulfilling an old dream of parachuting. But is it more to it than that? Read More

Reads: 162

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The terrible truth of a flower grown under concrete. Read More

Reads: 73

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Not one of my humor writes Read More

Tags: love, couple, elderly

Reads: 116

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A letter written to my son on taking care of our elderly family dog when life changes forced us to make a major move. Read More

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A story about death. (Sorry for the downer, I am not a sociopath I promise.) Read More

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Something very different from me. See what you think. Read More

Reads: 140

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A sad emotional story of what happens when an elderly man starts losing his mind to Alzheimer's. Read More
Long term friendship to family, turns into deep relationship and share most beautiful feelings in the world. Read More

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