Imagine being old. Imagine living in a nursing home, possibly for several years. During that time, you become accustomed and comfortable. Your housemates become your...
Aarti (Hindi आरती), also spelled arathi, aarthi (from the Sanskrit word "आरात्रिक" with the same meaning) is a Hindu religious ritual of worship, a part of puja,
I needed this. I needed to be artistic and creative for that is who I am and always will be gosh dang diddly darned it!
Their presence in my life, while fleeting at times, has enriched me and given me a far deeper understanding of their place in our world.
Located in Downtown Los Angeles, CA USA ***[Nominated for 'Story of the Week' by James Wiley - Week of September 25, 2013]***
More and more of us live in cities. It can be great fun or a huge challenge. It can be fulfilling or lonely.
There is about 12,000 stones in this small cemetery, but estimated 100,000 burials.