Browsing All posts tagged under »Burial«

Death and Disposition – You Say Your Mother’s Ashes Are Where?

June 16, 2012


A decade or more ago funerals and burials in my family became “trendy.”  A cousin whose mother had died, kept her ashes in his front hall closet. One day I went to him and said “I wish you would find a resting place for your mother.  People will begin to ask why I address the […]

Bin Laden Body Alleged To Have Been Found – That’s The Bad News

May 2, 2012


The bad news is that a perennial pursuer of sunken ships and other treasure claims to have found Bin Laden’s body bag west of an Indian City. He also claimed at one point in his career that he had located a much sought after sunken Spanish ship off the coast of California but it turned […]


August 21, 2009


No two stories have dominated the summer news more than President Obama’s health care initiative and Michael Jackson’s death before he could benefit from it. Most religions want you committed to the dirt within 24-48 hours. I don’t know of a single one that preaches burial avoidance.  Today, in keeping with the Jackson family’s predilection […]