Not gonna lie, Día de los Muertos freaked me out as a kid. Even with a Spanish teacher for a mother and friends who celebrated, I didn’t quite get it. 551 more words
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Check out my first piece for Noisey (Vice’s music section): Lila Downs, Death, and Celebrity Gravestones at Hollywood Forever’s Dia de los Muertos. 13 more words
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
The dead are speaking to me. Sometimes when I am drifting off to sleep, my uncle Gene calls my name. In the shower or washing dishes, I hear Gam call me, “Shir.” Perhaps it’s because of this time of year, when the veil between this world and the next is as thin as the lace curtains in my kitchen. 214 more words
Our beautiful moon as captured by prayitno, flickr/CC.
The Hollywood Forever Cemetery at dusk by Chris Goldberg, flickr/CC.
M is for Moon Cakes! Photo by Mr. 585 more words
The 88th Annual Valentino Memorial service will be August 23, 2015 at Hollywood Forever Cemetery at 12:10 PM Eastern time.
This year the 90th Anniversary of The Eagle (1925) will be spotlighted with wonderful displays pertaining to the film on hand for viewing. 37 more words