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Ten a penny … Tena pants … Bittersweet Christmas

Posted December 28, 2017 and visited 142 times, 1 so far today

Language alert on this one: my dad’s rather than mine. _________________________________________ Just departing from my usual Saturday schedule to post this. There isn’t time for me to do a Saturday post so there won’t be one this week but I promise I’ll finish the where are we now post the week after. I just wanted to post about […]

When dyslexic people try to fill in forms … #dementia

Posted December 9, 2017 and visited 613 times, 4 so far today

This week, a cry for sympathy rather than help, hopefully, in a way that is amusing or useful to you. Last night, McOther and I were invited to a Christmas party. We went. He from London, me from here. I met him there. I was late because our babysitter couldn’t get here before 7.00pm — although I had only just hopped out […]

Coming to terms with #dementia

Posted November 25, 2017 and visited 614 times, 4 so far today

For some time now, I’ve been toying with the idea of starting a blog, or a website, specifically dedicated to my experience of dementia; with my dad, mainly, but also, these days, with my mum since she, too, is getting very forgetful. However, it seems far more sensible to do it all on here. The subject matter […]

If I’d made this up, no-one would believe me. #dementia

Posted September 23, 2017 and visited 938 times, 1 so far today

Today, back to real life, sort of, in so far as my life is often like a badly scripted sitcom. Here’s an example. As you know because heaven knows, I bang on about it incessantly, I am pre-menopausal. Basically, I feel pregnant and teary the entire time, and I have no memory. The only difference is that there’s no baby […]