• For Mom’s Caregivers

    I've watched in amazement your patience and grace Your beautiful soul is not commonplace You listen to stories of the lives that they've led At night when they wander you're their guide back to bed more

    May 9, 2017

  • The Caretaker

    Unformed words wait for birth inside a time canal, wisdom processed and expressed, profound uttering. more

    May 20, 2017

  • Where'd You Go?

    Hello, Hello… Where’d you go? more

    May 16, 2017

  • I Remember You

    Looking into your eyes I can sense that you are slowly leaving me When I look into your eyes here is what I can see… more

    May 28, 2017

  • I Thought We'd Have Forever

    I thought we’d have forever To sit when day was done more

    May 20, 2017

  • A Tribute to Grandparents Raising Their Grandchildren

    We would like to celebrate you for all you’ve done. For caring for your granddaughter and your grandson. more

    May 30, 2017

  • A Poem for Pop-Pop

    It’s hard to say when it happened but I knew Your memory had started to fade and something was different about you more

    May 31, 2017

  • A Circle of Care

    To you who shared this journey with B and me – Who delivered care with gentle, open hearts. more

    May 30, 2017

  • Alone

    I never thought I’d be alone Sitting by a silent phone more

    May 20, 2017

  • Cara Mia

    If by some miracle I could talk to you I would have a million things to say more

    May 20, 2017

  • Dear Daddy

    I hope the researchers hear what I have to say, Because I know what caused your dementia to this day; more

    Jun 22, 2017

  • Untitled

    Most people hope to avoid This thing I do. more

    May 20, 2017

  • After the Accident

    She rolls along to some internal music we can't hear. more

    Jun 15, 2017

  • The View From Here

    I hear them screaming. I see their fear filled faces and wonder what has frightened them. more

    May 20, 2017

  • A Caregiver Thank You

    I thought of you the other day, when you weren't even around. You're a person who's sincere and true; whose heart is warm and sound. more

    May 11, 2017

  • i hide

    i hide at first in guilt taking something for myself when his needs were so much greater more

    May 20, 2017

  • A Caregiver’s Treasure Book

    Caregiver, in case someone hasn’t mentioned it, you are a treasure – radiant, precious and rare. more

    May 30, 2017

  • Marmalade

    Orange marmalade is alright. Not my favorite. more

    Jun 1, 2017

  • I am a Caregiver

    I am a caregiver it’s what I do. 24/7, I’m here for you. more

    May 11, 2017

  • The Caregiver’s Creed

    I am a child of God I am faithful more

    May 12, 2017