Brought To Our Senses: A Family Saga Novel
Elizabeth Miller discovers that aging parents are a family affair when her divorced mother receives a deadly diagnosis and becomes a volatile patient. Forced to work with siblings at odds through the crisis, she learns when all is lost, family begs to be found.
“A profound analysis of complicated family dynamics that should appeal to caregivers seeking inspiration and solace in their own lives ... Wheeler’s gripping novel is ambitious in the way it tackles the heavy subject matter of losing a parent to Alzheimer’s disease.”
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Family Caregivers
“Changing My Expectations” by Kathleen H. Wheeler details a nursing home visit on her mother’s seventy-fifth birthday and provides an honest depiction of end-stage Alzheimer’s disease, along with the coping strategies required to deal with a loved one in this heartbreaking condition.