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Pinwheels and Tombstones

I have been a lifelong cemetery tourist, seeking out grand historic resting places, as well as obscure little graveyards, in which to wander. In 2012, I took this curious avocation to its next logical step, becoming a certified volunteer tour guide at Laurel Hill Cemetery, a National Historic Landmark in the East Falls neighborhood of Philadelphia. 1,086 more words

A View of the Past

This photo inspires much thought for me. I daydream about who walked along the cobblestone road to visit their departed years ago. I wonder about the people who made the road and what they looked like. 452 more words