Dementia and independence

Claire De Boer on her blog How Are You Using Your Words?  wrote when talking about a friend with mental illness from alcohol and drug abuse: “… I’ve felt like I’m scooping a baby bird with a damaged wing into my arms. She feels so broken. So fragile. I would like to be able to rescue…

Writing keeps the sunshine in my soul

Once again, another fabulous writer and blogger Jeff Goins has introduced me to a blogger, Claire De Boer who has a blog called The Gift of Writing: Your story matters.Jeff Goins introduced her like this: Claire De Boer is a writer, editor, and mentor with a special interest in how story connects and heals us.…