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  • 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

  • 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

  • While Words Fail

    You were gone before you went, slipping into final forgetting with each hollow breath. more

    Jul 26, 2017

  • 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

  • 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

  • DANCING HOME

    I am walking my mother home, To see her to the door Where there will be no more pain, and death will reign no more. more

    Jul 18, 2017

  • Caregiver Poem

    The heart of a caregiver is a rare element on earth They define the true meaning and value of God’s worth more

    Aug 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

  • i hide

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

    May 20, 2017

  • Beyond the Horizon

    With senses intact and spring of step With time yet to fall and recover more

    Aug 7, 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

  • 50 Disorderly Years

    One doesn’t know it’s an “I” Two says “No” Three erupts teeth Four begins to remember Five gets socialized more

    Jul 12, 2017

  • Cara Mia

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

    May 20, 2017

  • Marmalade

    Orange marmalade is alright. Not my favorite. more

    Jun 1, 2017

  • A Caregiver's Crown

    There must be a Heavenly crown for each giving soul, who cares for the sick and disabled, whether young or old. more

    Aug 15, 2017

  • A Prayer for the Caregiver

    Unknown and often unnoticed, you are a hero nonetheless. For your love, sacrificial, is God at his best. more

    May 11, 2017

  • Untitled

    Most people hope to avoid This thing I do. more

    May 20, 2017

  • An Observation on Alzheimer’s

    I saw her from a distance Carefully keeping in step with the world, the rules, the time. more

    Jun 28, 2017

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  • Caregiver Spirit

    It hits me hard As I plow along more

    Jun 27, 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