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I Love Cemetaries

I think the title pretty much sums it up, actually. Except for the misspelling. Oops! 1,099 People

    Just So Peaceful.. -   I have always had that fascination with cemeteries, and as the title of this story says; they are just so peaceful. My local cemetery is literally...
    thelastday thelastday 22-25, M Jan 30, 2012

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    Old Cemetaries - I specifically like old cemetaries. Modern ones are quite boring. They are beautiful quiet places. I find it fascinating reading the inscriptions - trying to...
    Tighearnmhas Tighearnmhas 31-35, M 4 Responses Apr 24, 2009

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    I Love Cemetaries! - I do! I went to Salem, MA for the Vampire Ball, and I spent all day in the cemetery taking photos. There is just something about it that pulls me in. No matter...
    HeatherMason HeatherMason 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 14, 2012

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    Sanctuary - Most people don't go chilling in cemeteries which is good for me because since nobody's around when I go there it's only me and tombstones and beautiful flowers and...
    JourneeBlue JourneeBlue 18-21, F Aug 16, 2013

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    They Are Cool - Hey there folks I am a truck driver, who un fortuatley has been up in the North East for the last week or so....God what a horrible, horrible place to drive a truck...
    starman5000 starman5000 41-45, M Jul 17, 2012

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    Beautiful Places - I am never afraid to spend time in a cemetery. Day or night, I find them serene. I love the old graves with new decorations, it makes me wonder about the Mother...
    hillbillycrone hillbillycrone 51-55, F 4 Responses May 12, 2011

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    Cold And Quiet - I don't go much anymore, because I can't chance someone realising I'm gone.I would go though if I could. Oh how I could sit all dayamong the stones, those loved...
    TwistedHope TwistedHope 16-17, F Jun 27, 2012

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    Sad For Mothers. - I grew up near an old cemetery and I spent quite a bit of time there exploring. I was always sad to find headstones of a family who lost several children, very...
    omgseriously omgseriously 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2012

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    I Go See Them. - I used to visit my family plot quite seldom. Lately, I find myself in the graveyard every other week. I don't talk to dead family out loud, I just think about them...
    Dontlooknow Dontlooknow 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 17, 2011

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    A Morbid Love. - It seems pretty morbid, but I love cemitaries. It's a love of history. When I walk into a cemitary, it just feels like a wave of history washing over me.
    CreedenceGold CreedenceGold 18-21, M May 7, 2012

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    Moonless Nights And History - I must preface this by saying there is no "a" in cemetery. I once printed a couple hundred brochures to a veteran's cemetery learning this lesson so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 22, 2011

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    Morbidly Romantic - Although somehow in my mind I have attached the smell of death to cemetaries. You know that smell after someone dies and you're there. You get this odd smell up...
    pinkspikes pinkspikes 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2008

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    Tombstones - I love to look at all the old tombstones to see what they look like. Some are so pretty and you can't read them anymore. Its cool to see what they have wrote on them...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 14, 2011

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    Since I Was a Child. - When I was growing up I lived in a subdivision that used to be land owned by a certain family, circa the Civil War. The family burial plot was still...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 7 Responses Oct 18, 2007

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    I Love Old Cemeteries. - I don't know what it is even as a child I loved to be scared stay up all night watching scary movies an be awake the hole night scared lol. but pretty much...
    BuffyFan21 BuffyFan21 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2012

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    My Alone Time. - I run in a cemetary for exercise.  half the time, though, I stop to read headstones and reflect on the meaning of life,death, and the general order of the...
    patchworkofmistakes patchworkofmistakes 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 14, 2007

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    I Love To Go To Cemetaries - I love going there and it is peace full. And have not been there for some time. I like to go and alot time just sit there and just be quite. Some time...
    ladywolf123 ladywolf123 51-55, F May 30, 2012

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    Great When You Want Some Quiet Time. - Think about it... A cemetery would be the *PERFECT* place to have a picnic date. Why? Well... you probably won't be bothered by very many...
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos 18-21, F Mar 24, 2011

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    Hide and Seek - There  was  a cemetary  near  my  house  when  I  was  a  kid  and  we  used  to  get...
    rockybear397 rockybear397 47, F 2 Responses Apr 4, 2008

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    True Tales From the Crypt - As a history buff,I've always been drawn to what I might discover from those who have preceeded me.I've always roamed cemetaries from since I was a...
    dubkebab dubkebab 36-40, M 8 Responses Jul 29, 2009

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    I Think Its A Special Place.. - Sometimes i go to visit my angels (my grandpa n a friend).. they have flowers...i take some too.. its a peaceful place,although we can cry many...
    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 12 Responses Nov 25, 2010

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    Beautiful Places. - I find cemeteries beautifully creepy, also very comforting in a way. I always feel welcomed and at ease. I love taking walks through them at night and having...
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll 18-21, F 3 Responses May 15, 2011

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    I Walk In Cemetaries For Fun.. - Me and a friend of mine walk on the cemetary across the street of my fathers house often, we go reading the tombstones searching for odd ones.Some...
    eev11 eev11 18-21, F Apr 24, 2011

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    Theres something peaceful about walking through cemetaries. Except at night.. Now thats a bit scary
    elliesa elliesa 16-17, F Feb 12

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    Finding A Cemetery Forgotten By People - One of my favorite things to do, is finding old, forgotten cemeteries on a map & driving to them. I live in Colorado. Often, there are...
    bdmthrfkr bdmthrfkr 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 6, 2011

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    Quiet Neighbours And Troglodites - There is a beautiful cemetery in Nottingham, UK on the crest of a hill at a park called The Forrest ( original home of Nottingham Forrest FC for...
    Pa1nsMcmurdo Pa1nsMcmurdo 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 6, 2012

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    The Dead Lands - I enjoy hanging out in cemetaries. Day or night. I love photographing them. I enjoy Orb Catching at night, and sometimes durring the day. Having the natural...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F Jul 23, 2012

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    Shh... They're Sleeping ;) -  Finally, a place to be alone with my thoughts an a six pack. Quaint little places, cemeteries are.
    EphraemBlack EphraemBlack 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 24, 2009

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    New Cemetaries Blow Though - Where I use to live there was an old cemetery called, Mountain Cemetery. It was aptly named due to its location, for it was built on the side of a...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 28, 2008

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    Cemetry Gates - "A dreaded sunny day So I meet you at the cemetery gates Keats and Yeats are on your side A dreaded sunny day So I meet you at the cemetery gates Keats and...
    jjia25 jjia25 18-21, F Dec 20, 2010

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    When I Get Up Set Or Need To Get Way I Go To The Cemetaire - When I get up set or I need to go where it is quite and need to get way or think aboutthings . I go there.I have not...
    ladywolf123 ladywolf123 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2011

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    I Like Cemataries - I like cemataries. Its quiet and peaceful and I can be alone with my thoughts. Thoughts of people I have lost.
    angel7 angel7 41-45 Apr 4, 2008

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    I Love To Go To Cemetaries - I love going there and it is peace full. And have not been there for some time. I like to go and alot time just sit there and just be quite. Some time...
    ladywolf123 ladywolf123 51-55, F May 30, 2012

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    Peaceful - i love to visit the cemetary where i have family members resting. which was not the case long ago. i dont know what it was but every time i would go to a cemetary i...
    latidoll latidoll 26-30, F 2 Responses May 13, 2011

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    Such Beauty... - Cemeteries are such beautiful places. So full of peace. Every season they are draped in an ethereal beauty. In winter the snow blankets the graves with shawls...
    LostLotus LostLotus 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2010

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    There Is Just Something About Them ... - I took a class on landscape architecture in college.  In that class we learned about how well beautifully landscaped cemeteries were...
    outoftheshadows outoftheshadows 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2008

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    Strike School - In second grade (1996), the teachers at my school in Oakland, CA went on strike. I pulled this from an article on the strike: "Many teachers and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Jan 26, 2008

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    I Do Like Cememtaries Very ... - I do like cememtaries very much.. there dark mysterious.. have such a stronge energy about them.. I find them fascinanting..
    AuThEnTiC AuThEnTiC 19-21, F 2 Responses Mar 7, 2008

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    The Old White Church And The Old Cemetery. - I've loved cemeteries since I was really young. There's a church near my house that's really old, probably close to 100-150 years old...
    KATastrophic7 KATastrophic7 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17, 2012

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    Lunch, Anyone? - Some societies have a custom to picnic near loved ones' graves. My friend and I once decided to picnic in a cemetery where we knew nobody...it WAS a nice day and...
    freeed freeed 61-65, M 5 Responses Jul 13, 2011

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    The Woodlands Cemetery In Philadelphia - The Woodlands Cemetery, in the University City section of West Philadelphia near the University of Pennsylvania, is a historic Victorian...
    meezkite meezkite 51-55, M Nov 24, 2012

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    Is It Wrong? - Is it wrong to enjoy going to cemeteries to think? To contemplate? Cemeteries are some of the most peaceful places on this earthly plane, and I'm fond of spending...
    spacehyena spacehyena 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 29, 2012

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    My Cousin - I go to a cemetary all the time so that I can visit my cousin's grave. It's only a few towns over, so that makes it easier so I can visit her. I doubt I'm the only one...
    SethSigni SethSigni 18-21, M Jan 12, 2011

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    Energy - I feel peace and energy when I walk threw a necropolis. I feel partly dead at points in my life a lot, so taking in the peace of the dead helps me to unwind some pressures...
    Spiderfire Spiderfire 22-25, F Mar 11, 2013

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    Cemeteries - Cemeteries,Old and creepy,Overgrown,The mysteries,That lie within,I love investigating,To see who's there,One thing I know,They're all at rest.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Nov 14, 2011

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    Where Dead People Live - I Love cemeteries, Always have. I don't mean any cemeteries. I mean the kind we still have around here, where they still let you plant pretty much whatever...
    timmerb timmerb 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 24, 2008

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    I Belong To "Find A Grave" - I googled my Dad's name about 4 years ago to see if any of his military or other records were listed online. Up pops his headstone! It's on a...
    Molly2350 Molly2350 51-55, F 6 Responses Mar 30, 2012

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    I wouldn't say it's love but I do enjoy walking around in cemeteries and reading the different graves. I find it intriguing.
    JenMarie97 JenMarie97 16-17, F Dec 30, 2013

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