After the Stroke: A Journal

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G.K. Hall, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 341 pages
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The author chronicles her efforts to regain her health after having suffered a stroke at the age of seventy-three, describes he self-proclaimed life of solitude, and offers keen observations on the natural world surrounding her.

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User Review  - TimBazzett - LibraryThing

Not long ago I read and was quite moved by May Sarton's novel about growing old in a nursing home, AS WE ARE NOW. So I picked up this book. I'm not sure what I expected to find in May Sarton's journal ... Read full review

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User Review  - maiadeb - LibraryThing

Thoughtful writing after a sudden stroke leaves Ms. Sarton fragile and in need of daily assistance. Frank, open acknowledgement of aging and the loss of independence. Read full review


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