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Dead Poems

The hundreds of poems I could have written for you are now just random words scattered in various tombstones, incomprehensible in the graveyard of lost loves.

-Juman Kevin B. Tindo

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Fragile

Visitors who walk through the woodland at Ian Hamilton Finlay’s old home, Little Sparta, in Scotland, happen upon a mossy tombstone placed at an angle between the ferns. 125 more words

Nature

Markers

Markers | Waterville, WA | 2013

Each spring, Ben trimmed snow-matted grass from around the tombstones. He personally knew just about everyone who’d died in the last 30 years, could point to their resting spots and recount the highlights of their lives. 60 more words

Black And White

Family Tombstones

I have a strange fascination for cemeteries and tombstones.  I know.  I know.  It’s sounds morbid, but as a history buff and an amateur genealogist, it’s not as bizarre as it sounds.  598 more words

Family History

Got Tombstones?

Does anyone in your family tree have an unusual tombstone or a strange inscription?  Does a family marker hold any special meaning?  What secrets does it share? 18 more words

Family Stories

The 3D Cemetery


(Stereoscopic 3D)

There’s three tombstones in the 3D cemetery, and the stereoscopic 3D media player that shows 3D videos and slideshows has been moved out of the stereoscope and placed on top of a pole, along with new speakers that still need to be tweaked and adjusted.

3D YouTube Video

The tombstone for Anna: the symbol of a Medieval melting pot

Medieval Sicily has always fascinated me. Not long ago I wrote the review for a short web series, Indictus, that loosely tells the story of the Norman conquest of Islamic Sicily. 1,318 more words

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