Monthly Archives: October 2014

Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) – Welcoming the Dead – Part II

Dia de Los Muertos is a period of days when the souls of the dead return to visit the living. It is really like a family reunion. There has always been the understanding among families that the things we have … Continue reading

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Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead): History – Part I

In recent years, all things Dia de Los Muertos have become increasingly popular. You can find Mexico‚Äôs iconic imagery everywhere — from toilet seats to tattoos and even used as a popular wedding theme. Although I think its wonderful that … Continue reading

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This Is What The Deacon Died Of

The following post originally appeared on Strange Company and is shared here with permission from the author. In 1889, an incredible display of food and death takes place in Lambertville, Pennsylvania: The story of the queerest tribute to the dead … Continue reading

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