People all over the world are dying to get in to cemeteries, to graves, to mausoleums. Their bones are buried, their ashes encased, their lives summarised in the dash between two dates. Their epitaphs, their choice of grave marker, their obituary, all tell a story. Cemeteries are museums of life often overlooked, frequently ignored. When I travel, I travel to meet the living and to pay my respects to the dead. These are my stories.
Some people are good at spotting celebrities; others are good…
https://i0.wp.com/dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Asra.jpg?fit=800%2C600&ssl=1600800Mary Murphyhttps://dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/dyingtogetin-300x115.pngMary Murphy2012-07-15 08:15:032018-07-24 11:21:57A grave difference in Sarajevo
Had I lived in Malta in the 1800s, it is unlikely that I'd have…
https://i0.wp.com/dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Malta1.jpg?fit=2592%2C1944&ssl=119442592Mary Murphyhttps://dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/dyingtogetin-300x115.pngMary Murphy2012-02-06 10:16:572018-07-24 11:20:48Tomb with a view in Msida
Cocktail hour in Belgrade. I'm chatting to a rather charming…
https://i0.wp.com/dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/Zemun.jpg?fit=768%2C1024&ssl=11024768Mary Murphyhttps://dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/dyingtogetin-300x115.pngMary Murphy2011-06-14 08:28:242018-07-24 11:01:45Ona a ne neka druga (Her and no other)
Do I need to drag myself, kicking and screaming, into the 21st…
https://i1.wp.com/dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/malta2.jpg?fit=3264%2C2448&ssl=124483264Mary Murphyhttps://dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/dyingtogetin-300x115.pngMary Murphy2011-02-03 00:42:102018-07-24 11:07:21Who's to blame in Gozo
Traffic jams in Budapest are a common enough occurrence. A traffic…
https://i0.wp.com/dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Jew2.jpg?fit=3264%2C2448&ssl=124483264Mary Murphyhttps://dyingtogetin.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/dyingtogetin-300x115.pngMary Murphy2010-11-08 20:08:212018-07-24 11:11:03A grave situation in Budapest
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