Tag Archives: handmade monuments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Hot

One weekend when I couldn’t stand another day of San Francisco’s summer fog, I asked my old friend Jeff if he’d drive me up to Glen Ellen to visit Jack London’s grave. It suited him, since he was looking for … Continue reading

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Snapshots from Cemetery Adventures

Scoring in Heaven: Gravestones and Cemetery Art of the American Sunbelt States by Lucinda Bunnen My rating: 3 of 5 stars In early 1980, Lucinda Bunnen and Virginia Warren Smith left home on a mission. They wanted to record how … Continue reading

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Grave Offerings in New Orleans

The Reposed by William K. Greiner My rating: 3 of 5 stars Most books of gravestone photographs focus on monuments to the wealthy. For the most part, William Greiner turns his camera on mementos left on the graves of the … Continue reading

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