The View from a Drawbridge

The random musings of a bridgetender with entirely too much time on her hands.

Many people find cemeteries to be creepy places, full of death and sadness. I, on the other hand, have spent many a pleasant afternoon in a cemetery. I think they’re fascinating. But I come by it honestly. I was raised by a single mother, and we were quite poor. To keep us entertained, she had …

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My mother was one smart lady. She had three kids to keep busy and very little money to do it with, so she got creative. We would often pack up a picnic lunch and go to the nearest cemetery. My friends think this is nuts, but I remember these as being very fun times. When …

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