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Clod by Tamara Burross Grisanti

I sink the shovel into the ground hard and turn up another feeble clod of mud. The low beams of my SUV illuminate the tall maples just off the gravel road that winds like a vein of silver in the moonlight through my family’s farm. 294 more words

Feature Issues

Preplanning: What it is, Why it's important, and how you can get started!

No one enjoys thinking about their own death. In fact, many people go to great lengths to avoid the subject entirely, choosing to ignore the matter of death altogether. 359 more words

Catholic Cemeteries Association

Rose is a Rose is a Rose

Enfolding vortex,
chambers of rose burial–
to die claiming love.
John Biscello

Somalia attack: 165 unidentified bodies buried

As many as 165 unidentified bodies have been buried after a massive truck bomb attack in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday.

At least 276 people have died and the government news agency Sonna says only 111 of them have been identified. 336 more words


Passion and Love for Christ

“And now, behold, I go bound in the spirit unto Jerusalem, not knowing the things that shall befall me there: save that the Holy Ghost witnesseth in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions abide me.

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Sensitive Services

The Perceptions of Pregnancy blog, like the Researchers’ Network, aims to reach beyond boundaries and borders, and to facilitate an international and interdisciplinary conversation on pregnancy and its associated bodily and emotional experiences from the earliest times to the present day. 990 more words