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Sundowning Poems

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Premium Member Caregiver Misery
Note:  Sundowning – Most commonly in Alzheimer and Dementia patients, Sundowning, is changes in behavior that get worse in late afternoon, evening and can even last all night.  Patients may be agitated, confused, unable to sleep; it may...Read More
Categories: sundowning, caregiving, how i feel, pain, sad, sick,
Form: Free verse



Widow Sims
She was an old lady, widowed for years long.
Mrs. Sims was her name, lived a block away.
She was alone, her three children were gone.
Never a caring word did she hear them say.

I was busy, a young man trying for the...Read More
Categories: sundowning, age, devotion,
Form: Rhyme
PIRACY
Otherworldly, tactile retraction
of rainbows,
from the eyes of believers.

Detachment of restless mind
at twilight, pot starts
boiling.

Sundowning, a paranoia
takes over, you suffer a childhood
near the pyre.

Thing is not a thing
exclusive of an extremist,
something burns inside me also.

The age of a tulip
moves backward; I,...Read More
Categories: sundowning, art,
Form: ABC
PIRACY
Otherworldly, tactile retraction
of rainbows,
from the eyes of believers.

Detachment of restless mind
at twilight, pot starts
boiling.

Sundowning, a paranoia
takes over, you suffer a childhood
near the pyre.

Thing is not a thing
exclusive of an extremist,
something burns inside me also.

The age of a tulip
moves backward; I,...Read More
Categories: sundowning, adventure, allegory, angst, animals, anniversary, art
Form: I do not know?