Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 28, 2022
by jenniferpuryear

Life, Death & Halloween

Halloween’s about candy these days. But maybe it’s still a little bit about ghosts and death and the meaning of life, too? In her article “Living among the Dead in Manhattan,” Faith Bottum thinks about how we moderns banish death to the sidelines… but not entirely. I hope you’ll enjoy an excerpt from her article, the photos of Manhattan cemeteries, and the link (at the …

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