Funeral Homes Scared of Dead Bodies

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is pretty terrifying. It is an incurable brain disease that is invariably fatal. Tiny prions (infectious proteins) infect the brain and cause it to take on a spongy texture. Progressively… 

October 11, 2013 | Blog

Wee Memento Mori Rosary Bead

No big deal.  Just a rosary bead carved in bone, from 1741, informing us that we, too, will die. There are multiple elements presented here. One side is the face of a… 

October 3, 2013 | Blog

Cemetery Love & Death Mystery

You’re hanging out in your local churchyard cemetery (as one does) and you stumble upon a strange headstone. Michael Murricane, died 1977, “in a road accident on the morning of his intended… 

September 24, 2013 | Blog