Caring for a parent, conversations, Death & Dying, Dementia, memory loss, Mental health

Spiraling Deeper

I’m practicing listening to my mother’s complaints as the only way she knows to say she is afraid; that this getting old stuff is super scary. Usually I don’t do well. I hear only the endless dissatisfaction, and I am working so hard not to absorb it myself and to move her on to happier… Continue reading Spiraling Deeper