New Body Language Takes the Sting out of Aging … Through Laughter

When Janet Hoult finally listened to her body … it told her to laugh. Laugh along with her with her new poetry collection, Body Language.
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CULVER CITY, Calif. - April 17, 2015 - PRLog -- While some may fail to see the humor in aging, author Janet Cameron Hoult is laughing all the way to her second humorous collection on the topic. Her new collection, Body Language: Another Collection of Poems About Aging, her followup to Body Parts, finds a chuckle in every crack of the knuckle. Both volumes are published by Outskirts Press.

It’s hard to find any humor in the inevitable aging process: multiplying wrinkles, worn-out knees, fruitlessly counting calories, colonoscopies, and all the aches and pains in between. These all-too-human situations form the (creaky) backbone of Body Language, Hoult’s hilarious collection of poems lamenting the infirmities of advanced age. Hoult’s cheeky poetry delves into topics anyone of a certain vintage can relate to:

the mind
failing sight
weight issues
sagging skin
and much more.

Everyone can relate to the frustration of aging body parts, but by poking fun at themselves, readers can handle whatever life throws their way. So read, enjoy … and laugh! And remember, “Though our bodies do not function / As they did when we sought action / With pills and exercise each day / We hope that we will be OK …”

Body Language is available online through Outskirts Press at The book is sold through Amazon and Barnes and Noble for a maximum trade discount in quantities of 10 or more, and is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on specific categories.

ISBN: 978-1-4787-5033-8          Format: 6 x 9 paperback cream          Retail: $10.95

Kindle: $9.99          Nook: $9.99

Genre: POETRY / Health & Fitness / Humor

For more information about Body Language, visit the book page at the author’s webpage,

About the Author: Janet Cameron Hoult, Professor Emerita at California State University, Los Angeles, has lived and traveled all over the world. She attended high school in Iran, and universities in Lebanon, France and the United States, with teaching assignments in California, Germany, Korea, Japan, Thailand and China. Now in her 70s, Hoult and her husband, Charley, live in Southern California. Her poetry collection, Body Parts: A Collection of Poems about Aging, published by Outskirts Press, won a Reader’s Favorite Award. Proceeds from the sale of Body Language and Body Parts will go to the David Cameron Fisher Memorial Scholarship at CSULA. For more information about Janet Cameron Hoult, contact the author at 4363 Motor Ave., Culver City, CA 90232; call 310-839-8956 or 310-916-8755; or email or

About Outskirts Press, Inc.: Outskirts Press offers full-service, custom self-publishing and book marketing services for authors seeking a cost-effective, fast, and flexible way to publish and distribute their books worldwide while retaining all their rights and full creative control. Available for authors globally at and located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press, Inc. represents the future of book publishing, today.

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