Guest Posts

My Uncle’s Good Death: In Memoriam

Herman Reyes, a licensed funeral director in California, tells the story of going from professional to grieving nephew and back to professional again in the course of a single death. 

January 6, 2016 | Blog // Guest Posts

American Funeral Home Revolution #4: What’s in a License?

The fourth installment from awesome Austin-based funeral director Sarah Wambold documenting the process of opening her own funeral home. (Catch up: American Funeral Home Revolution #1, #2, #3) *~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* Hey Funeralites, Thanks for checking back.… 

December 5, 2012 | Blog // Guest Posts

Yosemite Cemetery

Megan Curran is a librarian who works with rare books in the history of medicine and finds herself often musing about mortality as a result. She is also an amateurish photographer and… 

May 17, 2012 | Blog // Guest Posts

First Buddhist Death Rites

Jenn Park-Mustacchio is a funeral director and embalmer, horror movie nerd, and married mother of two in Haddon Township, New Jersey. She studied anthropology and human biology at the University of Pennsylvania,… 

May 4, 2012 | Blog // Guest Posts