Tag: death

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Unearthing the Secrets of New York's Mass Graves

Over a million people are buried in a potter’s field on Hart Island. Here are some of their stories.

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Fiction Pick of the Week: "Returning"

A woman's dead father appears at a farmer's market.

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Fiction Pick of the Week: "Step In"

A mysterious stone and the complexities of grief.

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Fiction Pick of the Week: "Elephant Man"

A young girl uses unusual coping mechanisms after her father's death.

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Fiction Pick of the Week: "Corpseless Shrouds"

A woman recalls an endless lifetime of near-death experiences.

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Fiction Pick of the Week: "Six Months Dry"

Sober living, loss, and unexpected connections.

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There Will Be Blood

When your job is making it seem like body decompositions, suicides, and murders never happened.

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Fiction Pick of the Week: "Briar Switch"

A dangerous trek to visit a dying father.

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This Is a Story About Loss

On finding something at Unclaimed Baggage Center, the Alabama store that sells what America loses.