Dementia Poems: My Dementia Walk Haiku: yesterday, Sarah Read sent a tweet: ” imagine going for a walk in a familiar place. Imagine the fear when you don’t know where you are. That’s dementia.” Here’s JRB’s Haiku response.
Day 120: imagine going for a walk in a familiar place. Imagine the fear when you don’t know where you are. That’s dementia. #ayearofthoughts (about Sarah >>>)
1/05/13 6:06 PM
JRB’s My Dementia Walk Haiku
John Belchamber (JRB’s Haiku) was challenged on twitter to write a Haiku in response to Sarah’s tweet. This is the response he’s shared with us.
Have you ever felt like the words in this haiku?
John has started a Haiku series on experiences during a Dementia Journey and aims to produce a book of these Haiku, donating the profits to Dementia research. To help him with this project, he’d love to hear from others on, or who have taken, a Dementia Journey. You can contribute to this discussion on our forum here.
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