Begins the Night Music: A Dementia Caregiver's Journal by Samantha Mozart
Approx. 41,560 words.
Published on January 5, 2013.
BEGINS THE NIGHT MUSIC: Emma, my mother, was a sweet, beautiful woman, an accomplished watercolorist and pianist, who loved entertaining, travel and raising her toy poodles, until one day she laid down her half-finished sketch, slipped into dementia and I fell backwards into becoming her sole caregiver. —Samantha Mozart