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Win, Place, or Lose

  WIN, PLACE OR LOSE You give your all, you give your best, You strive your strongest, without rest, But like the fastest gun, in the west, Two guys beat you out with, “You lose!” Why does it have to … Continue reading

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Seeking Self

  Seeking Self Seeking Self. Inspired by a news item of a missing woman. The “last seen” was a security camera footage of her in a convenience store. I thought she looked lost. I couldn’t help but wonder if she … Continue reading

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Not Even a Nurse

Not even a nurse Not even a nurse could do as well The little old lady teetered out of her room into the hallway. Call her Edna. Her clothes were askew, her stare intense. She was going somewhere and by … Continue reading

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The Story of A Broken Shell

I See You © H. W. Bryce I see you in the stars, I see you in the trees I see you in each flower, I see your beauty every hour … I see your broken body– But I see … Continue reading

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A Romantic Spill – Romance in a Care Home

A Romantic Spill Finding Romance in a Care Home She’s a romantic and always has been; To kiss and canoodle was one of her joys, She’d chase him around and around the old house Till he kissed her and gave … Continue reading

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A Hard Time with Alzheimer’s – Dementia

A Hard Time indeed with Alzheimer’s Dementia Inspired by dementia poster on hard time with Alzheimer’s Dementia He Said, She Said — 5 She was wanting something He was having a hard time translating She said The mmm thingies… He … Continue reading

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Memories

For Alzheimer’s and Dementia patients, memories are especially important. They are precious treasures. Don’t let them be lost. Share them often. You are their keepers. As I thought about this, I wrote this piece as a poem. It might be … Continue reading

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