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The Sky and Tomorrow

This post could go in several directions, but the one that tops everything for me is the effect an author can have on a reader.  It all began with a post I did four years ago about a distant cousin, … 546 more words

Genealogy

Yreka: There’s Real Life Beyond the Motels

The Yreka, California chamber of commerce is not going to tell you about this walk. Usually I walk downtown, where everything is closed, except for the bars. 380 more words

Behind the Book

Society has buried those branded outcast in unmarked graves, at cross-roads, and outside the cemetery fence. Crossbones Graveyard is a famous, or infamous, example. 90 more words

Writing

Tripping over graves in Savannah GA

A  short time ago I went on a trip down to Savannah Georgia. It was nice to get away from the growing snow-fortress of solitude that was my CT home. 464 more words

Haunting TV

NGOs: Dig deeper for more unmarked graves

The epitaph Namaloom Shaheed is carved on the tombstone of a boy buried a stone’s throw away from Lal Chowk in Srinagar.

The epitaph Namaloom Shaheed is carved on the tombstone of a boy buried a stone’s throw away from Lal Chowk in Srinagar. 527 more words

Witching

Back in October, my assistant and one of the volunteers at my museum took me to a cemetery a few miles outside of our town to record the names of the buried and to try to figure out if there were any unmarked graves. 516 more words

Montana

Woe to you Pharisees

“But woe to you Pharisees! For you tithe mint and rue and every herb, and neglect justice and the love of God. These you ought to have done, without neglecting the others. 694 more words

Bible