I wrote this shortly after I started blogging, and thought I might reblog it for some who are more recent followers… Diane
This is another of things that I wrote in the past, which I have been recently been going through. This was written in the 1980’s when my mother lived in a nursing home. It was very difficult for me during the 7 years that she did. She had been a vibrant and exuberant woman prior to having an aneurysm and consequent brain surgery, during which her health declined. She lived with different children during the years after, mostly with me and my family.
There came a time however when we could no longer care for our loving mother in our homes. This letter was written during that time. It was published in our newspaper.
“This letter is written to anyone who has a relative or friend living in a nursing home, and who hasn’t visited them recently.
My mother is in a home and each week when I visit her…
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