Sally Magnusson – Where Memories Go

A memoir of someone with dementia will describe a person, and a wider family, and the memories that are lost. Where Memories Go certainly does that, and what a person, what a family, and what memories. Mamie Magnusson came from a working class Glaswegian background, made a glamorous and talented way through Scottish journalism, and married the patrician Magnus Magnusson. She carried on writing while raising a family and supporting Magnus in his media and writing career. And then in her older years she experienced the confusing losses of dementia. Her eldest daughter Sally has written a wonderful memoir of … Read more...