Tag Archives: Old City Cemetery

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fleeting Moment

Despite the heat baking the insides of my lungs, I halted before the little marble gravestone.  It stood as tall as my knee, nearly blinding me in the August sun.  I don’t know why it had seemed like a good … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Numbers

This tiny little lamb is sacred to the memory of a boy who died at the age of one year, eight months, and eight days old. Figuring the length of a life to the day was common in the later … Continue reading

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Cemetery tour this weekend

Morbid Curiosity alumna M. Parfitt leads her first tour of Sacramento’s gorgeous Old City Cemetery on Saturday, April 2 at 10 a.m. Here’s her announcement: Blizzards, floods, storms at sea – Sacramento’s early citizens battled brutal weather to make it … Continue reading

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