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To People Who Have Friends Who Are Caregivers

You can do something.

photo: Kira auf der Heide for Unsplash

Caregivers are all around us. Often they are the people who seem to have disappeared from our lives. They are too busy to send a text. Or to answer one. When we do see them, they are exhausted. Brittle. We just want to wrap arms around them. (And sometimes, truth told, we want to run away.)

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Alison Acheson

Alison Acheson

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My latest book is a memoir, Dance Me to the End: Ten Months and Ten Days With ALS. My newsletter is on Substack: THE UNSCHOOL FOR WRITERS.