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199 Cemeteries at Cypress Lawn

Next Sunday, September 16, I will show some of my favorite photographs from 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die at one of my favorite cemeteries in the book, Colma’s Cypress Lawn Memorial Park. Cypress Lawn was founded in the … Continue reading

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Graveyard Field Trips

When I put together my first book of cemetery essays, I had so many essays written that I had to leave some of them out. I tried to be conscious of how many California cemeteries I included, how many times … Continue reading

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Signing at Barnes & Noble in Flint

This coming Saturday afternoon — July 29 from 1 pm to 4 — I’ll be signing the updated new edition of Wish You Were Here in Flint, Michigan. Even if you’re not into casually visiting cemeteries, come support my favorite Barnes … Continue reading

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The Morbid Month of October

October was the month of guest blogging at every opportunity I could.  It made for a rich, full month, along with the four live events I participated in and the birthday trip we took to Singapore.  Here’s the October roundup: … Continue reading

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The Weekly Morbid

October really is the best time of the year. If you missed my lecture on the demolished pioneer graveyards of San Francisco at last weekend’s Death Salon, there’s a Storify compilation, so you can relive the whole glorious, fascinating day. I got … Continue reading

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