Short Stories featuring Dementia

Here are the top short stories, fanfiction, poetry, and posts about Dementia on Commaful, including topics like "dissociate", "borderline", and more. Click here to sign up for more stories about Dementia.

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sassmyass1
sassmyass1 Commaful Star https://linktr.ee/Sassmyass1

Borderline

Hope you enjoy <3 . . . . Playlist inspired by the poem: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0RgxmwTAygBGUlXxbVqU8T?si=814218267c1e468c

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day one of nine

My first day, of nine, as my mother's carer.

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a_r_thomas
a_r_thomas Gifted Writer Yes, this is Rosie_Posie1's account ^_^

The Wolf

A retelling of "Little Red Riding Hood" surrounding dementia.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day five of nine

Dementia is framed as burdensome. It is something deep-down, we all fear. Part six of a series I've written while my caring for my elderly mother.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day two of nine

My mother's thorns will not prick me any more. Day Two (Part III) of me filling in as sole carer for my mother.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day four of nine

Dear readers, I must confess to a lie. I have misled you all. Part V in a series about providing care for my mother who suffers from dementia.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day nine of nine

So this is late, but it's my final piece in my series about my nine days caring for my elderly mother.

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

NINE DAYS

I will be my mother's sole carer for nine days. I am, at once, excited but also absolutely terrified.

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narcoswing
narcoswing Gifted Writer Made in South America

Serendipity

I feel every movement like a vhs on repeat

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day three of nine

Blue pill? Red pill? Part four of my chronicles as I step up as the sole carer for my mother for nine days.

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bettyv
bettyv Gifted Writer Anything Might Happen

Shrinking Woman

I had an aunt with dementia

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s0me0ne
s0me0ne Gifted Writer Wordplay. Horseplay. Foreplay.

Day seven of nine

When does a life cease to be a life worth living? Some questions are just too hard... Part eight in this series. Won't pretend I didn't struggle with this piece.

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katz1218
katz1218 Gifted Writer Community member

To the Woman Who Taught Me

Dementia robs the memories from our loved ones. This is a tribute to my great-grandmother, my nanny, who passed away at 98 in December 2018. RIP

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bettyv
bettyv Gifted Writer Anything Might Happen

I Will Go Alone

Living with dementia

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call_me_jc
call_me_jc Gifted Writer A poet with a wee dash of eloquence

Dementia

Day 16 of a Year of Prompts!

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kayurquhart
kayurquhart Bronze Comma I'm a newly-adult writer:)

Dementia

a forgotten story of lost memories

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blastimus
blastimus Gifted Writer but they since rose, and won the day.

It couldn't be true, it is

Pretty much sums up the last 5 weeks.

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pandemonium
pandemonium Community member

He wrote.

My first abomination ever :D. The main theme is loneliness. Always liked these short stories, decided to try it. Hope you like it!

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bettyv
bettyv Gifted Writer Anything Might Happen

Dementia Is A Sneaky Bastard!

Dementia is a lowlife!

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bluewingedpoet2
bluewingedpoet2 Community member

Untitled

Excerpts from my short story, "Starting Over." It's about a CNA taking care of a patient with Alzheimers.

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