Laura is in one of our Memory Loss Collaborative support groups and Bill attends the support group for care partners. They are writing a blog, which has enriched the understanding of many of us.
This entry, “How Does She Do It?” must be shared. Click here to read more of their blog.
How Does She Do It?
Laura and I were talking and all of a sudden, she went blank. She sort of had the deer-in-the-headlights look on her face. I gave her time to think and suddenly she just dropped her head to her chest and said, “I give up. I don’t remember what I was trying to think of.”
“That’s okay, honey; we can get back to that. But, what’s it like?” I quietly asked. “Do you just see a black hole, or do you see something, anything, when you are trying to think of a word?”Continue Reading