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Sugar Skulls

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


Dia De Los Muertos

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

Hollywood Forever

Last week’s American Horror Story premiere had a scene that ties in nicely with one of  my “scary moments”, and since I promised to share those this month, here it is. 328 more words


Go Metro Weekends, savor September with music and moon cakes

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

Go Metro

Sunday evenings...

Do you remember, as a child, doing something wrong and knowing that when your parents found out, you were going to be in big trouble? So you walked around with this feeling of impending doom in your chest until the punishment was handed out…. 159 more words


88th Valentino Memorial Service

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