Tag Archives: Cemeteries

The North Country

My wife and I just returned from a trip to “The North Country,” or upstate New York. It was my dad’s 80th birthday, so we timed our annual trip back east with his birthday. Since there were several of us … Continue reading

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Updated Headshot Portfolio

Last Friday I finally got around to updating my social media photo portfolio I use for writing promotion. I’d been putting it off for a couple years…for different reasons. Chief among them was the weirdness, well, of just doing so… … Continue reading

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Crypt of Vampyres

This (I believe) is the first vampyre (yes, this is my preferred spelling) story I’d ever written. I’d written it for my fifth period 11th grade High School English class. Mr. Jeff Spence was my teacher. A tall (as I … Continue reading

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Morningside Cemetery, Malone, New York

The next stop on our whirlwind North Country tour of July 16, 2015 was the Morningside Cemetery, in Malone, NY. Curiously, as I wrote and researched this post, I found that the cemetery is formed in the shape of a … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick Cemetery, Chateaugay, New York

After having visited High Falls Park, my stepmom and I briefly stopped by the Saint Patrick Cemetery, which is just off the appropriately named  Cemetery Road. I’d noticed it when we drove in to visit the falls, as we hooked … Continue reading

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St. John in the Wilderness Cemetery – Upstate New York Vacation 2014 – Part 4 of 4

After visiting Ausable Chasm, the St. Lawrence River, and Boldt Castle, we made a drive past the old homestead and surrounds, including visiting one of NYS’s fish hatcheries (I used to bike down to the “Adirondack Fish Hatchery,” as it … Continue reading

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Cemetery Art

You know, one might well ask, what the hell, Frank? Why are you so fascinated with cemeteries? Fair question. I’m fascinated with life…and life involves transitions. Part of those transitions…is death. Death…cemeteries. I posted my query to myself on this … Continue reading

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The Assumption Cemetery

Yesterday I posted about Silver Cliff Cemetery. Today, I’m posting about the sister cemetery up a little farther on that little dirt road, called The Assumption Cemetery. It’s a Catholic cemetery (and I’ve read Silver Cliff was a Protestant cemetery) … Continue reading

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Silver Cliff Cemetery

Yesterday, my wife and I visited the Silver Cliff Cemetery, at Silver Cliff, Colorado. It’s a stone’s throw east from Westcliffe, Colorado. We picked this cemetery because of the drive…and that it’s supposedly haunted. It’s listed as the “most haunted” … Continue reading

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McColloms Cemetery, Brighton, New York

McColloms Cemetery, Upstate New York For the past week, I’ve been in waaay upstate New York (about an hour south of Montréal), visiting family, and while there stopped by a small cemetery I’ve been wanting to stop by for literally … Continue reading

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