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The Author Speaks

'A Bittersweet Season'

Interview with Jane Gross, the author of a new book on being a caregiver

It was a match made in heaven: me, a reporter with a 91-year-old mother and mother-in-law, assigned to interview a reporter who has written a book about her sick, frail mother's final four years. And so, while it might have taken another writer 30 minutes to interview Jane Gross, author of A Bittersweet Season: Caring for Our Aging Parents — and Ourselves, our two-hour talk could have gone longer if it hadn't been interrupted by a call from my mother-in-law. … Back to Article

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