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My Daily Prompt: Once Upon a Time - Forgetfulness

It is not the WordPress Daily Prompt because up to now, 7.00 in the evening, I do not have one. I very much doubt that I will get one at a normal time. 614 more words

Daily Prompt


He smiles

and for a moment

I forget

that now

he’s just a friend

while he’s forgotten

that his smile

melts my heart.


What You Should Know About Early-Onset Alzheimer’s

Julianne Moore won a Golden Globe Sunday for her portrayal of an early-onset Alzheimer’s patient in the film Still Alice. Moore’s character, Alice Howland, is just 50 when she is diagnosed, and the movie follows her and her family’s struggle to cope as her memory and mental state decline. 1,069 more words

The real reason why i'm starting this blog

  • A year a go or so, I went through a period of time where I was fainting and getting bad dizzy spells.
  • I was put on levothyroxin after my partial thyroidectomy.
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A Poem A Day #505

How easy it is
To forget the simple things,
Life’s little pleasures.

By Catherine Joy


MEMORY: A Necessary Struggle


Yesterday my husband put the app *Shazam on my cell phone

(*A method of identifying music simply by holding the phone

Up to a speaker to catch the song’s lyrics) 76 more words



Recently ran across this excellent poem by Billy Collins. So familiar as we age. Enjoy!


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