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I'll Have Some of Yours


“A must-have for your personal and professional library…see how family members and professional staff work together to create a meaningful life for persons with dementia. An important book.”


"Annette captures the complex emotions common to many families faced with this disease...a touching personal narrative and example of unwavering commitment and love of family.”

ABOUT ANNETTE

“I believe creating links, rooting people to place, through words and work, will bring us closer to the core of humanity."

Annette Januzzi Wick

Author, Teacher, Writer. Create, Converse, Connect.

A transplant to Cincinnati, Annette completed her project, “Girl, Walking” in 2017, walking Cincinnati’s 52 neighborhoods within a calendar year, blogging about the communities and what she found intriguing and relevant about each. Visit Gettin’ My City On to read all 52.

Also, check out Annette's latest adventure: A Writer and a Narrator Walk into a Bar.

  • Sat
    28
    Sep
    2019
    9:00 a.m. - 12:00Gateway West Park (3rd floor Conference Room) 644 Linn St. Cincinnati, OH 45203

    A free guided writing seminar for caregivers.

    Before you began this dementia journey with your loved one, could you have even imagined how your life and relationships would change? The tenderness. The pain. The anxiety. The sense of purpose. The loss of identity. The love. Your story is an important one.

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  • Sun
    29
    Sep
    2019
    5:30 - 7:30 p.m.Women Writing for (a) Change, 6906 Plainfield Road.

    Annette Januzzi Wick calls I’ll Have Some of Yours her how-not-to caregiving book.

    In her a collection of essays, she shares the mistakes made along the way while trying finding the perfect care home for her mother, who is slipping further into dementia.

    The task isn’t simple. Her father dies in the midst of her parents’ transition to Cincinnati. And her mother presents some challenges—like hitting another resident, yelling at an Elvis impersonator, berating her daughter for the thingy’s in her hair.

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LATEST TWEETS

"In the midst of my mother asking, she forgot her flow of words. “Oh damn it. Sometimes I think I have that disease...What do they call it?” I knew what they called it. But, like the rest of my family, I refused to name it." #dementia #Alzheimers https://t.co/J4mvECRStD

A month ago, I joined the Friends of Music Hall board because of my fixation with @MusicHallCincy, especially on Instagram. I set out to learn more about my obsession with one of our city's treasures. #architecture #obsession #musichall #cincinnati
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