Mary Dempsey

Mary Dempsey is a retired resident of South Carolina. She was a New Jersey teacher, a book shop owner and most recently a caregiver. Her mother, Marie Grant, a writer, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease in 2001 and is the subject of this essay,

“Doctor, are you sure?” I questioned.“We’re never sure, but all indications point to Alzheimer’s as your mom’s diagnosis. Read more