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Becoming Small


I decided to repost this. Merry Christmas!


Becoming small, a bird folding wings,
He drew Himself down into the earth.
The One with no beginning knew the birth… 85 more words


Anglo-Saxon Graves Show Older Women Were Not Respected In Death

(Source: www.forbes.com)

Geraldine Cave

In spite of the fact that women in Anglo-Saxon England were living to a ripe old age, a new archaeological study in the Journal of Anthropological Archaeology called “Sex and the Elderly” shows that they were often disrespected in death. 680 more words

Money Matters

The Geometry test, a broken toe, and an obituary

Death is certain.

I didn’t realize that people actually planned for it, from envisioning the tree you’re going to rest under in the afterlife, to the words chiseled into your headstone. 1,025 more words


Toronto-area tombstone salesman William Tunstead accused of using high pressure tactics

Losing a loved one is one of the most stressful times in anyone’s life.  But in those first, anxious weeks of someone’s bereavement, Toronto-area tombstone salesman William Tunstead gets to work. 494 more words


According to Plan.

22 “Men of Israel, hear these words: Jesus of Nazareth, a man attested to you by God with mighty works and wonders and signs that God did through him in your midst, as you yourselves know— 23 this Jesus, delivered up according to the definite plan and foreknowledge of God, you crucified and killed by the hands of lawless men. 1,515 more words


Betting Odd Off a Pawned Habit

In the acre land free of any soot
In a car moist with sweat and soft moans
Trying to forget my coasters calling from home… 140 more words