My Wife Has Alzheimer's by J. Wesley Sullivan
Approx. 36,440 words.
Published on August 26, 2012 by
Mary E. Lowd.
The personal journey of J. Wesley Sullivan as he became the caretaker for his wife, Elsie. After fifty years of marriage, Elsie slowly succumbed to Alzheimer's, and Wes -- a newspaperman -- wrote journals to help himself deal with the growing pressures of her condition. He combined those journals into this book, hoping it could help others facing a similarly devastating situation.