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Caren Gussoff Sumption

The Moon Illusion

Published Apr 13, 2020 · 1,799 words (7 minutes) · 2 likes · 463 views

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I wrote The Moon Illusion as a way to make sense of my father's organic dementia. He moved near us after my mother passed, then in with us after a broken shoulder. Prone to flights of fantasy, my father was also a product of his culture -- lost to him after many years of estrangement from his family, as distant from him as another world. This piece first appeared in mixer (2012)