Category Archives: West Side

From downtown to Aledo

Styx and Stones and Broken Bones

We could think of cemeteries as having two populations: the below-ground population and the above-ground population. The below-ground population—those who have crossed the river—reminds us that life is fragile. The above-ground population—cemetery statuary—reminds us that even death is fragile. Here … Continue reading

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