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Pics of St. Patrick's Day: How the Irish Saved Civility*

Mrs. Ancient Dan had always wanted to visit Ireland, mainly
because her dad had related accounts of his Irish ancestry. I was raised with a… 648 more words

Pic Of The Day

Writing Prompt: Comfort From the Dead

She found comfort from the dead. Sometimes, she would sit by random graves.


Writing Prompts: Spiritual Energy

She often visited the graveyards when she was lonely. She could sense the “spiritual energy” from within the tombs.


A Further Development in the Kirkyard Headstones Fiasco

By Bernie Bell

At first, Orkney Islands Council paid people to pull over, or knock down, headstones in kirkyards, in case they might fall on people.  763 more words


whistler's daughter

we whistled past
the graveyard
on our way to school

every morning

hoping to appease
the bodies
lying there

stave off the cold whispers

that float in the… 7 more words


Church Commissioner Questions - rural parish clergy, metal theft, bell ringing, gravestones

On 21st February 2019 questions were put by MPs to the Church Commissioners in the House of Commons, on rural parish clergy, metal theft, bell ringing, and gravestones. 2,016 more words


Come Play With Me

Thank you for picking me up. It’s cold out there and walking past the cemetery gives me the creeps. Yea… I know cemeteries give everyone the creeps but most have not gone through what I’ve gone through. 1,209 more words