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Hope, Encouragement, & Caregiver Support. You are not alone.
Hope, Encouragement, & Caregiver Support. You are not alone.

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Rundy on The Radio (Listen to the Podcast)

What happened in your July? Maybe you had some fireworks to start out the month, and a lot of hot weather. Over here we’ve had a lot of rain. Besides all of that, Rundy was on the radio. You missed it? So did most of the country. But never fear, you can…
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Rundy Interview on WENY TV Station

Check out this interview with Rundy on WENY out of Elmira where he speaks about his upcoming event with the Chemung County Agency for the Aging on April 21. We hope you can make it!  
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Rundy Speaking at Chemung County Event April 21

Rundy Purdy, author of “The Sea is Wide: A Memoir of Caregiving” will be speaking at the Big Flats Community Center in conjunction with the Chemung County Department of Aging and Long Term Care. The event will take place at 476 Maple St, Big Flats, New…
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New articles to read! Opiod Epidemic and planning for future living.

I recently added two new articles. The Face of an Epidemic Planning For The Future Home Good stuff. Go read now. In other news… on the personal front, I’m going to be a dad. My wife and I are expecting a baby March 5th (or thereabouts, depending on when…
For Your Reading Pleasure
For Your Reading Pleasure
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Although there are many kinds of caregivers, some of them more visible than others. We all recognize professional caregivers such as nurses and aides who spend their time caring for the sick. Most of us are also aware of the typical family…
The Unseen Caregivers
The Unseen Caregivers
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We all face frailty. It is part of the human condition.

If I say the word “Frailty” what comes to your mind? Maybe it is the image of an old person stooped over a walker, with thin wrists and bony knuckles clutching at the handles. That is a picture of frailty. We know how easily a stumble can happen, and how…
Frailty
Frailty
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I am a re-occurring guest on a radio show. Rundy on Air: Take 10

There is something new in the wind. I mean, the air waves. Caregiver SOS is an hour-long weekly radio show devoted to caregivers and their needs. It airs 6 p.m. Sundays on NewsTalk 930 (AM) KLUP in the Greater San Antonio region. The show is hosted by…
Rundy on Air: Take 10
Rundy on Air: Take 10
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Wherein I announce the beginning of my next book.

When Charles Dickens wrote “It was the best of times and the worst of times” he was secretly telling you what his writing process was like. Few activities are capable of moving a person from the smile of inspiration to the groan of despair so quickly.…
The Writing Process
The Writing Process
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Today at 11AM Central Time I was invited to give a presentation to a teleconfderence sponsored by the WellMed Charitable Foundation. Thanks to everyone who tuned in for the tele-conference, it was wonderful to have a chance to share with you all. At the…
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In this post I make no mention of the alligators. Visiting South Carolina:

In the week of February 20th – 24th I made a long over-due trip to South Carolina in the larger Hilton Head area. I say “long over-due” because the trip was originally scheduled for this past October until an ill-timed hurricane changed my plans. This…
Visiting South Carolina
Visiting South Carolina
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