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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day one of nine

My first day, of nine, as my mother's carer.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day five of nine

Dementia is framed as burdensome. It is something deep-down, we all fear. Part six of a series I've written while my caring for my elderly mother.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day two of nine

My mother's thorns will not prick me any more. Day Two (Part III) of me filling in as sole carer for my mother.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day four of nine

Dear readers, I must confess to a lie. I have misled you all. Part V in a series about providing care for my mother who suffers from dementia.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day nine of nine

So this is late, but it's my final piece in my series about my nine days caring for my elderly mother.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

NINE DAYS

I will be my mother's sole carer for nine days. I am, at once, excited but also absolutely terrified.

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narcoswing
narcoswing Gifted Writer Community member

Serendipity

I feel every movement like a vhs on repeat

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day three of nine

Blue pill? Red pill? Part four of my chronicles as I step up as the sole carer for my mother for nine days.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day seven of nine

When does a life cease to be a life worth living? Some questions are just too hard... Part eight in this series. Won't pretend I didn't struggle with this piece.

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kayurquhart
kayurquhart Bronze Comma I'm a newly-adult writer:)

Dementia

a forgotten story of lost memories

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blastimus
blastimus Gifted Writer but they since rose, and won the day.

It couldn't be true, it is

Pretty much sums up the last 5 weeks.

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wellmore
wellmore Just a person who loves writing:)

The People From Beyond: Part 1 Moving

Richard is look for a fresh start with his two daughters, Audrey and Kricket, after the resent... "incident"... They are moving to the old house Richard lived in with his dad, and after a little spi...

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literriusmiller
literriusmiller Community member

Sundowning

This is to bring some kind of awareness to sundowning, I found out about the illness and it inspired a poem out of me. I write about the fading of the mind into obscurity. Its bit dark.

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lalalabutterfly
lalalabutterfly Gifted Writer Hopelessly lost but forever hopeful.

Daisies (a-tisket a-tasket)

A-tisket a-tasket, a pink and purple basket, I wrote a poem for my love and on the way I lost it. Perversions part 2.

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