Tag: Mixed dementia

I will get there…

This is the second month of reducing, Gabapentin. It seems to take about two weeks to start to settle. It’s slow, but I’m not going back now! I’m feeling dizzy, light headed, nauseous, edgy. My heart keeps fluttering, I keep getting pains in my stomach, as if I […]

Fortunately, but Unfortunately

Try this simple, but challenging game between two people, or groups. Decide who is going to be, ‘Fortunately’ and then the other will be, ‘Unfortunately.’ You have to make a sentence, or statement, starting with your chosen word. Then the other person has to reply, using the their […]

No Purpose to Life!

There is no Purpose to Life! but, this is a good thing, it just needs a bit of thinking about, so let’s see if I can explain and I’ll start by asking you a question. What is the purpose of Life? Not as easy as you may think […]

Eureka Moment!

I know when you read this you might think, well that’s no big thing, but believe me it is! The other day my daughter said, your hand writing is really coming on. I didn’t think that much about it, other than I was pleased at the support. My […]

My Get Up and Go… Has Gone!

Today I’m feeling really lethargic. I haven’t been sleeping all that well this month, but put that down to starting the withdrawal from Gabapentin. Last week, I reduced the middle dose by a further 100mg and this is most certainly having an impact. I have no drive, everything […]

Am I Seeking Oblivion!?

Today is one of my strange, out-of-my-body days. I’m so aware of something not being right within me. I see the World as if I’m in my head, looking out. My hands look a mile away and not belonging to me. Everything is distant. It is as if […]

I Smile, I Do…😐

I’m often told things that I just have no idea about. It doesn’t really worry me but, it is so frustrating both for those asking the question, I often see and feel their frustration, and for me, because I so much want to be apart of our past. […]