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The Dance

Dementia is an odd disease in that you basically lose your most recent memories first. For instance, yesterday, when my mother asked how old she would be on her next birthday, I said 88, but then she insisted that was … Continue reading

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Wander On, Weary Soul

We have a couple of amazing neighbors named Roberto and Maria. They’ve been married around 50 years, and they’re the type of neighbors that sit out on their front porch and invite you in for tea and cookies or even … Continue reading

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Happy New Year?

Well, I can’t say that 2016 was the best year. My job is getting harder, my husband hasn’t had a pay check since last January, Carrie Fisher passed away, and now my 87-year-old mother is living with me again because … Continue reading

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Fear is the Mind Killer

I know what you’re thinking…she lifted the title of this blog post outĀ of Dune. Why yes, I did, so sue me. It happens to be true, so I’m going to use it. I realized yesterday that I’ve become paralyzed by … Continue reading

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