THE WIND PHONE

Losing My Mom One Memory at A Time

Helping a loved one through dementia

Darren Weir
Published in
5 min readApr 17, 2024

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Elderly woman looks into the camera — young man has his arm around her smiling.
My mom and me just months before her deathDarren Weir

As my mother struggled to hold onto her memories, her mind, and her soul, she would slip away a little more each day. It’s an awful thing to watch happen to someone who had always symbolized strength, love, and humor.

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Darren Weir
The Wind Phone

I write about Travel, Photography, Music - Parasol Publications Editor - Publisher of Travel Memoirs - TV News Producer (retired)