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Taphophile: an interest in graves, cemeteries, funerals. Also, a graver, grave hunter, tombstone tourist. 

tapho-photographer and explorer, I suppose. Certainly not the more crass ‘graver’ to be sure. 82 more words


A reader of headstones

John Nangle likes headstones – a lot! That makes him a taphophile 313 more words
Deirdre O'Flynn

A Little Intro...Induction

On our travels we have seen much. We go when we can and we love to share our misadventures, especially with you! It all started many moons ago in a world called Moco. 220 more words


My father told me about as a baby just how many hours he used to spend walking me around in my pushchair to get me to go to sleep. 368 more words

Flash Fiction

The Taphophilic Transformation of a Tender Tot

by Chris Raymond

“Ew, why would you go for a walk in a cemetery?” Ignorant Teen exclaimed.

“Cemeteries are peaceful, interesting places,” Patient Mom explained. 1,234 more words

Cemetery Essay

The Visitor

Amanda Stevens is one of my favorite authors. March 29, her new book in the Graveyard Queen series, The Visitor,  is due for release. Because of devastating circumstances, it has been a long time between books. 244 more words


Taphophilia...it's a word.

Most people have a few traditions that they observe when they cerebrate the day they were born. They might be cultural, or personal, or just plain kooky. 685 more words