Tag: cemetery

  • GP: Muslim Cemetery, Kuching, Malaysia

    May 16, 2022
    Robyn Flemming, the author of Skinful: A Memoir of Addiction, is very much alive and well and currently in Malaysia.…
  • Prostrate with grief in Milan

    February 11, 2014
    In Milan a while back, I was a little taken aback to see a woman, lying prostrate on a grave,…
  • Moses: whereabouts unknown

    November 21, 2013
    Nabi Mosa mosque in Israel said to be a sacred place for Muslims because it is here that the prophet…
  • Touching coffins in Dublin

    August 20, 2013
    There are more people buried in Glasnevin cemetery in Dublin that are currently alive in the city. I heard that…
  • The ABC of ABQ

    July 11, 2013
    Back when I was working in a peroxide plant in Longview, Washington, I decided to move. It wasn't the smell…
  • Missing mass in Kentucky

    June 19, 2013
    I like to go mass each Sunday and when in Budapest, do so religiously. Even when I travel I try…
  • A matter of perception

    April 11, 2013
    I wasn't born a Catholic, but I may as well have been. I was baptised into the faith of my…
  • A grave decoration

    March 26, 2013
    In Hawaii, I went to visit a cemetery. I've written before of this odd fascination I have with graves and…
  • Who’s to blame in Gozo

    February 3, 2011
    Do I need to drag myself, kicking and screaming, into the 21st century, or can I stay in my self-enforced…
  • A grave situation in Budapest

    November 8, 2010
    Traffic jams in Budapest are a common enough occurrence. A traffic jam in a cemetery though? That’s something I’d never…