Author Archives: Loren Rhoads

About Loren Rhoads

My science fiction trilogy, The Dangerous Type, will be published by Night Shade in 2015. I am the author of the essay collection Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel, co-author of the novel As Above, So Below, and editor of The Haunted Mansion Project: Year Two. In addition to blogging at CemeteryTravel.com, I blog about my morbid life at lorenrhoads.com.

Death Salon in Los Angeles

Hello, loyal readers and everyone coming over for Mental Floss! I’m on a very tight deadline (my second science fiction novel is due February 2), so I’m not blogging about cemeteries as much as I would like right now. However, … Continue reading

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Vacation on Gibraltar

There’s nothing I enjoy more than when someone visits a cemetery on vacation and sends me their photographs afterward. Seriously, I am deeply touched when people are inspired to visit these fragile, beautiful places — and then think of me … Continue reading

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WPC: New

The nicest thing just happened! Fellow blogger Richard of Maverick Mist just featured my book Wish You Were Here and a card I sent him with one of my cemetery photos as his Weekly Photo Challenge post. Definitely a highlight … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 60,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading

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One more cemetery to add to my list

One of the readers of Cemetery Travel sent me the lovely video he made about his local graveyard, Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. Edward Valibus says it’s the oldest continually active cemetery Memphis. Elmwood from Edward Valibus on Vimeo.

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