Category Archives: Good cemetery news

News about graveyards coming back from the brink, new uses for graveyards, or features on the people who care for them.

Nothing like a Cemetery to Enliven a Trip

Hello! Long time, no see, as my father says.  I have been swamped in my other life as a science fiction novelist.  The first book in my space opera trilogy came out on July 7, so I have been busily … Continue reading

Posted in Good cemetery news | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

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

Posted in Cemetery event, Good cemetery news | Tagged | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Good cemetery news | 2 Comments

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.

Posted in Good cemetery news | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Cemetery Travel everywhere!

October is the time when people’s thoughts turn to cemeteries.  I’ve been chatting with anyone who will listen about why everyone should visit graveyards, whether on vacation or in their own hometowns.  I thought I would collect up all the links … Continue reading

Posted in Good cemetery news | Tagged , | 5 Comments