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Death Etiquette

Ancient Egyptians spent their whole lives preparing for the end of their lives. But dying is the one certainty most of us never plan for. It always blindsides us. 721 more words

Beyond The Triangle

Insecurities, Secrets and Confessions

I want to get some things off my chest. Including my nipples. As a man, I just don’t see the point in having them. They get in the way, and when I wear a white t-shirt they are too prominent. 844 more words


Pastor stops woman's funeral after learning she was gay

On Saturday, as hundreds of people gathered at New Hope Ministries to mourn the death of Vanessa Collier, the minister conducting the ceremony suddenly stopped… 241 more words


Transgender woman dies suddenly, presented in open casket funeral as a man

Jennifer Gable, born Geoffrey, died of an aneurysm on October 9. Her death came as a surprise to her friends, but the funeral was even more shocking, as friends report the open casket service… 165 more words


Open Casket

Your steel box rests open

And I’m not entirely convinced

That death’s hook has stolen

Anything worth grieving

But I clench my dry sockets

And strain a few sour drops… 22 more words


"I did not attend his funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it"*...

Whether it’s getting food, a cup of coffee, or making a cash withdrawal, you can get a lot of things without leaving the comfort of your car.

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The Open Casket, writers prompt.

The Open Casket:

Gregory the Third’s skin looked grey in most light. He towered above others at 6.7, and had booming steps when not careful. But often he was. 494 more words