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Not Forgotten

John was a conscientious man. He kept a tidy homestead and worked meticulously, plowing straight furrows to plant his fields, crafting a cozy cabin and a sturdy barn, tending his livestock with care. He was a tireless worker, and neighbors … Continue reading

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Graveyard by Day

Clatsop Plains Pioneer Cemetery (est. 1846) in Clatsop County, Oregon USA I grew up playing (respectfully) in this cemetery. It doesn’t look too scary now, but as a child, I had all sorts of imaginings about what might be lurking … Continue reading

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Grave Warning

If you be brave, pass through this gate but be forewarned there death awaits. On this dark night, old headstones glow. Bones shift and stir in graves below. Outstretched limbs point to the sky. Leaves rustle as fanged bats pass … Continue reading

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