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My Mind Is Under Attack

By Arturon Gillespie  (booksie.com)

I have been diagnosed as having borderline dementia. I refuse to give in to this problem, but I may be left with no choice in the end.

Poetry | Updated Jul 2, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Mind,Psyche,Brain,Dementia,Hope,Sadness

lisa_ayers

It's Still Me

By Lisa Ayers  (booksie.com)

This poem is dedicated to anyone who is dealing with this disorder, including someone special to my heart.

Poetry | Updated Jun 15, 2014 | Reads: 195 | Comments: 46 | Likes: 105
Tags: Dementia,Confusion,Memory,Loss,Patience,Understanding

The Tragedy Of Dementia

By Elton Camp  (booksie.com)

All that was Lora faded away

Poetry | Updated Feb 7, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Dementia,Confusion,Ability,Memory,Death

queeny

Lost

By Queeny  (booksie.com)

A short story about the love and torment Dementia can bring.

Short Story | Updated Jan 6, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dementia,Love,Emotional

The Cruelest Fate

By Elton Camp  (booksie.com)

"It's dementia," the doctor said.

Poetry | Updated Dec 15, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dementia,Burden,Family,Comprehension,Visits

Goodbye, Mom, I Will Always Love You

By Russ Nielsen  (booksie.com)

The Lernier family experiences the challenges of caring for an elderly parent. They learn to take joy in those rare moments when their mother's dementia lifts from her mind, and she is able to communicate with them in a coherent fashion.

Short Story | Updated Sep 28, 2013 | Reads: 79 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Family,Elderly,Parent,Dealing,With,Dementia,Losing,A,Strengthing,Ties

cookiedrobot

Dementia

By Cookiedrobot  (booksie.com)

A young boy who is forced to look after his father who is suffering from Dementia after the death of his mother...

Novel | Updated Aug 18, 2013 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 1
Tags: Horror,Chapter,1,Short,Story,Dementia,Ghosts

chris_bradbury

In Absentia

By Chris Bradbury  (booksie.com)

Personal poem about the avoidance of problems; in this case my mother's dementia.

Poetry | Updated Jul 16, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Chris,Bradbury,Poems,Poetry,Dementia

elainepereira

I Will Never Forget: A Daughter's Story Of Her Mother's Arduous And Humorous Journey Through Dementia

By Elainepereira  (booksie.com)

It is extremely difficult to watch a loved one decline as dementia ravages his or her mind, robbing him or her of memory, thinking abilities, and judgment. In her touching memoir, I Will Never Forget, Elaine C. Pereira shares the sometimes heartbreaking and occasionally humorous story of her...

Book | Updated Jan 22, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Family,Dementia

barbara_gode_wiles

Microwave Toast

By Barbara Gode Wiles  (booksie.com)

A 5000 word short story about my husband's trip into Parkinson's Disease and Dementia at the age of 50 and the effect on his family and friends

Short Story | Updated Jan 17, 2013 | Reads: 32 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Parkinson's,Dementia,Hallucinations,Death,With,Dignity

keymarie

Where Did He Go?

By Keymarie  (booksie.com)

Madeline is an elderly woman in a nursing home. Her husband is there with her, and one night he starts acting different. She becomes extremely concerned, and thinks about her life without him.

Short Story | Updated Dec 9, 2012 | Reads: 137 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Dementia,Sad,Nursing,Home,Elderly,Love,Death

It Killed My Family

By Brendanbeams  (booksie.com)

The only reason I'm sharing this story is because I'm scared and alone. I need help. It was a hot, sticky autumn night. I remember the scenery well. A long, winding road. My parents had promised we'd move away. I didn't expect it this far away. I counted the time it took between houses. Each...

Short Story | Updated Sep 10, 2012 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Horror,Slender,Rake,Creepypasta,Creepy,Scary,Upallnight,Insane,Dementia,Crazy,Im,Going,Theblack,The,Black,Its,Watching,It,Is,Help

YESTERDAY IS A MAZE.

By Dadio  (booksie.com)

A MAN AND HIS MOTHER WITH DEMENTIA.

Poetry | Updated Aug 5, 2012 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Man,Mother,Dementia,Age

MRS. MYERS DEMENTIA

By Georgepetrie  (booksie.com)

Dementia had her in its grasp but she still lived alone and very happy.

Short Story | Updated Apr 26, 2012 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Dementia,Alzheimers,Home,Healthcare

georgepetrie

"The Hidden Mind"

By Georgepetrie  (booksie.com)

Sometimes, with patience, we can communicate with the dementia patient

Short Story | Updated Mar 31, 2012 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Alzheimer's,Brain,Dementia,Hospice,Death,Illness,Aging,Healthcare,Agingparents,Oldage,Nursinghomes

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