I Want to Go Back to Nature After Death

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 77 People

    Please Creamate Me!!

    I think it would be neat for my surviving relatives to be able to spread my ashes out in the place of my choosing. I think that would be a neat way for them to say goodbye and know that my last wishes were looked after. I am still thinking about where to be 'spread'. I think...
    PinUpPaige PinUpPaige
    31-35, F
    Feb 15, 2009

    We All Go Home After Death

    Years ago among a group of mining friends having a beer or two we were discussing the amount of land used for cemetaries etc and I had said I thought we should be buried standing up because most of our life had been that and we could save so much land have our graves dug by a...
    dayenknight dayenknight
    1 Response Sep 15, 2011

    Pure and Natural Return

    When I pass over, I just want to be bathed, scented, then wrapped in a cotton shroud and placed into a grave. I just want to go back to Mother Earth. I'm not sure if my loved ones would be prosecuted for this, though.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    14 Responses Sep 17, 2008

    Native Americans Had It Right

      Place my body on a scaffold of limbs tied together 10 feet off the ground and let the birds pick my body apart and take me to the heavens
    56-60, M
    6 Responses Mar 18, 2010

    Nice Way to Deal With the Body

    That's how I see it. The conventional methods of taking care of a dead body is to bury it or to burn it to ashes for keeping for remembrance. There's a few more popular choices like throwing your ashes into the sea or scattering the ashes of a dead person in the air...
    jingles8826 jingles8826
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 10, 2008

    I Want to Be Torn to Bits And Devoured By Wolves Or Jackals.

    I would like my body to be disposed of in the traditional manner of being left out for the wolves to take. They can take me on my last journey, and I can do my bit for conservation at the same time! :)
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Feb 8, 2009
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