Alzheimers stories, books, poems, and more

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the evening sun is bleeding an orange hue in the blue sky. orange is the complementary hue of blue, the colour of the sky. i cannot recollect wherefrom i learnt that, but i know that. i twiddle with the ring on my finger. it is an open-set, red-stone ring on… Read More
My Name Is Glenda I know I did well by my mother. There were a few things I would have done differently, these "learning" experiences were mostly exterior of my mother's well-being, but one continues to haunt me. One night the police picked up my mother at a K.F.C. The… Read More

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For Grandma Read More

Book / Other

October 03, 2019

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My dad had early onset Alzheimer's. This is a series of short scenes and freestyle poetry documenting my families descent into Alzheimer's. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

June 18, 2019

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Comments: 4

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Hard to watch Read More

Tags: alzheimers

What do you do when your own grandmother forgets you? For 9 year old Jimmy it happened and it scared him. He learns about Alzheimer's in this book. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 08, 2019

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Comments: 9

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Based on my mother's experience with her own mother. Read More
A story about the risks we take and sacrifices we make to be with the people we love and care about. Hope you enjoy!!! Read More

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For Dad Read More

Tags: alzheimers

An elderly man with Alzheimer's walks home when he is approached by a young man. Read More
Alzheimer’s research is one of the most exciting frontiers of science. I’m optimistic we can alter the course of the disease if we make progress in the development of a better diagnostic. I have found a direct connection between astrocytes and amyloid plaque formation. Read More

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A story about ghostly intervention and the never ending love of a child. Read More
Basically a poem about someone whose family member has Alzheimer's and what it feels like to be forgotten. Read More
its a poem about Alzheimer's you can find it on the internet and no I didn't come up with it on my own. Read More

Tags: alzheimers

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Thoughts of my mother-in-law who passed away this year. Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

February 23, 2016

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Grandmother spends time with her daughter's family who live in a different city on holidays and special occasions. The story describes her time with the family, the burden of being forgetful, and her short encounters with the family dog. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 08, 2015

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Comments: 2

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This is a song dedicated to my father. RIP Read More

Book / Thrillers

September 28, 2015

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The Scent of Revenge Book Two of The Patterns Series The world is at war – World War III. FBI Agent Rick Bellamy and his wife, Ellen, find themselves in the middle of a sinister terror plot. Someone is attacking young prominent women, inflicting a horrible disease. Nobody knows its… Read More
Have you ever had memory problems? So frustrating!! Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

April 20, 2015

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Comments: 3

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One of the short poems I wrote while living down in Mexico. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 08, 2015

Dementia alzheimers coping Read More
This was written as we departed my grandfather's room on the last night we would get to see him on this earth. He was an Alzheimer's patient. Read More
Your devotion is this life. If you forget this moment how far will be every blessing. Yet you find happiness in a vacuum thought of a empty mind. Your time with them is the cure. God created this awareness as a time where one wish would be a healing cure… Read More

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This is about the loss that goes with Alzheimer's. Read More
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