The Golden Years Ain't for Wimps: Humorous Stories for Your Senior Moments

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Harvest House Publishers, Mar 1, 2008 - Religion - 256 pages
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Karen O'Connor—humorist and author of Getting Old Ain't for Wimps (more than 200,000 copies sold)—shares more comic and meaningful scenes from the senior side of life. Readers will enjoy her stories, tales from others, and glimpses of golden moments as they discover

  • the significance of life after a certain age
  • joy in new friendships and experiences
  • adventures still ahead
  • purpose and meaning on deeper levels
  • appreciation for God's design and direction

By celebrating the little things in life, such as the ability to recall any anecdote with clarity, O'Connor leads readers to rest in the bigger wonders of faith and purpose.

 

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User Review  - Charlotte A. - Christianbook.com

THE GOLDEN YEARS AINT FOR WIMPS is a refreshing treat! Karen OConnors writing not only brings funny and embarrassing moments, but doses of timely wisdom. She offers scriptures and prayers that bring ... Read full review

User Review  - www.bookbargainsandpreviews.com - Christianbook.com

This is a book of short stories that takes a humorous look at aging. Author Karen O'Connor, a senior herself, shares the lighter side of maturing. I found myself laughing out loud! I am going to share this book at a senior's group where I minister in my town. Read full review

Contents

A Note from the Author9
9
The Exhausted King19 A Taxing Affair21
21
Healthy Living
29
MyAchinBack42
42
Chinny Chin Chin49
49
Bread and Jam61
61
Secret Recipe68
68
Blue Cheese or Swiss?
78
Smooth Sailing
103
Tall Tales
109
A Turn of Phrase
116
Times a Ilyin
125
Taking Turns
131
Keyche Anyone?167 Here Yesterday Gone Today169 A Dogs Life172
172
Closed Case File174 I See You See176 Telling the Tooth178
178
Dot Org185 Ice Queen187 Friend or Foe?190
190

Some Croc
89
All in a Name
97
Heaven Can Wait192 Senior Curfew194 Cold Shoulder196 A Matter of Comfort198
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About the author (2008)

Karen O’Connor is a sought-after speaker, a writing consultant, and the award-winning author of more than 75 books, including Gettin’ Old Ain’t for Wimps (more than 300,000 copies sold). She’s appeared on national media, including The 700 Club and 100 Huntley Street.

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