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You stole her soul
by Cat Germaney

A lucid moment when you grabbed my face
"Its you" you said
My heart did race
She knows who I am she's no longer alone
Trapped in that mind where she has no where to go
The moment soon passed
The recognition didn't last
She let go of my face
My heart no longer raced
For her mind was once again lost

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guess we're both crazy after all
by Bogdan Dragos

"It's not that it was the worst
but it was very bad," the old
man said.
"I wasn't hanging but the noose
was so thick around my frail neck.
I was nine. And the
forest was
dark.
Night.
And holding me, they made my

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aren't we all one head trauma away from him?
by Bogdan Dragos

The soul must know something
that the mind
can’t comprehend

That’s what they said when
they watched him
from afar

He slept under the bridge
at night

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The Boy Who Ate Flowers
by Bogdan Dragos

He ate flowers.

this mentally challenged boy
from the countryside
I used to watch him
in the fields
when I visited my grandparents
as a kid
He was like an exotic thing
a wild beast chasing

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Recent Dementia Poems
You stole her soul
by Cat Germaney

A lucid moment when you grabbed my face
"Its you" you said
My heart did race
She knows who I am she's no longer alone
Trapped in that mind where she has no where to go
The moment soon passed
The recognition didn't last
She let go of my face
My heart no longer raced
For her mind was once again lost

......

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guess we're both crazy after all
by Bogdan Dragos

"It's not that it was the worst
but it was very bad," the old
man said.
"I wasn't hanging but the noose
was so thick around my frail neck.
I was nine. And the
forest was
dark.
Night.
And holding me, they made my

......

Continue reading
aren't we all one head trauma away from him?
by Bogdan Dragos

The soul must know something
that the mind
can’t comprehend

That’s what they said when
they watched him
from afar

He slept under the bridge
at night

......

Continue reading
The Boy Who Ate Flowers
by Bogdan Dragos

He ate flowers.

this mentally challenged boy
from the countryside
I used to watch him
in the fields
when I visited my grandparents
as a kid
He was like an exotic thing
a wild beast chasing

......

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  • Cat Germaney
    Cat Germaney (1 poems about Dementia)
    Cleethorpes- April 29, 1990