This Powerful Piece Shows the Raw Reality of Coping with Alzheimer’s!Allison Espiritu
Photographer Maggie Steber has “booked passage on the final voyage as she sails across the seas of memories that describes her (mother’s) life.” Not an easy pill to swallow. Maggie has been coping with her mother’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis through pictures and stories.
Listen as her powerful words and story telling, tell us a story of a woman whose life was full of adventure, love, sorrow, and passion. Today this woman who was once an independent individual is slowly becoming in need of assisted living. Here is her story!
See the touching video below.
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