M00re w0re in st0re, its a gl0bal ec0n0my

Enso is a category of zen painting featuring  the brush stroke circle with a history of hundreds of years, imagine how christians might feel to see the cross as a corporate logo?pstrensosmlr_800

 

But these peole did, my mother was in memory care for three years and one year I made Christmas images for the residence, following are five of those images,

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Most of these people had Alzheimer’s  and others like my mother had a stroke or some other form of dementia  resulting in loss of memory.

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I would spend time everyday with my mother and  little by little I got to know some of the residents, not as they had been but as they were when I met them,

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just as they got to know each other, not as they had been but as they were when they met.

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Each life  is important, but you already knew that

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Do old buildings get dementia , or just decay away? someone lived in this one when I made the image, a wood stove in rural ME, at least there are curtains and a door…

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Buildings are not like relationships, or buildings are like relationships, maybe it depends what side you take—inside or outside,

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sometimes it seems they just decay away, maybe the photographs make up old memories or just recall fake ones?

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At 72 I oneder why I did not learn to foreget things might have been happier for me.

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