Dementia stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

July 01, 2019

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short story about dementia, inspired by someone I unfortunately never got to know really well. English is not my mother tongue. Comments are welcome. Please be civilized. Read More

Tags: dementia

Story is about people living with dementia in a nursing home and carers who are looking after them. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 08, 2019

Reads: 149

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

Based on my mother's experience with her own mother. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 12, 2019

Reads: 144

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 156

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 190

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A highly prized recruit signs with his dream institution. Read More

Poem / Memoir

September 11, 2018

Some old memories about my grandfather. I guess both our memories of those moments are unreliable at this point. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2017

Reads: 315

Comments: 4

The The Imaginarium House

A tribute to a much loved Mom Read More
I'm tired of being exhausted before going to my bed I'm tired of waking up each morning with a wondering head Wondering if I covered all of mom’s needs throughout the day Wondering if there’s more that I can do to make her… Read More

Reads: 333

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The mind is an extraordinary thing, even in it's winter years. Read More

Reads: 514

Comments: 16

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Having the strength, coping with someone with dementia and trying to reassure them, but in their mind it all seems so real. Read More
Basically a poem about someone whose family member has Alzheimer's and what it feels like to be forgotten. Read More
A journey into the psyche of a truly demented young fellow. Read More

Tags: terror, fear, dementia

Reads: 1395

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Thoughts of my mother-in-law who passed away this year. Read More
An elderly couple go back into their past, as one of them is taken by dementia. They were always friends, but was there something more? Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 08, 2015

Reads: 286

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 710

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Now elderly, while suffering from Dementia, he tries to remember his adolescence. He can only remember his first and only love, as he lays on his death bed. Read More
This is a song dedicated to my father. RIP Read More

Reads: 1345

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Like in the children's paper and pen game of the same name, the main character takes incremental steps towards hanging a man, though here it's his own self induced destruction which is at stake. (plot twists come free but the broken fourth wall is non-refundable) OCCASIONAL STRONG LANGUAGE [3300ish words] Read More

Book / Thrillers

September 28, 2015

Reads: 326

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Short Story / Thrillers

September 06, 2015

Reads: 754

Comments: 11

The Booksie Classic House

Do you believe in coincidence? Or is there an order to things that we could perhaps learn to read, and eventually even predict? Old Jack thinks the latter, because he sees it in the slots... Read More
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