Westminister Hall, Edgar Allen Poe’s Grave, Baltimore, MD

This visit was the pinnacle of Gothiness. On a visit to Baltimore, my friend RtM and I just happened to park near Westminister Hall, where Edgar Allan Poe is entombed. Ubergothness ensued. Clicky for slideshow. Check it out: RtM’s sweatshirt and other goodies.

Greenmount Cemetery, Baltimore, MD

It seemed Greenmount Cemetery was never open for visitors. One fortuitous Saturday afternoon, Gentile and some other friends, and I managed to join a tour. We saw John Wilkes Booth’s grave and the final resting places of other Baltimore denizens.   Clicky for slideshow.

Cemetery in Gaithersburg, MD

Is this the Grace United Methodist Church cemetery? I don’t know. I was so excited when I moved to Gaithersburg that there was a cemetery within walking distance. Plus, I knew the roads because I knew how to get to the Rockville Cemetery. On the particular walk in which I visited this cemetery, and 75…

Update, New Home Blog

No, dear readers, I have not forgotten about you.  Gone but not forgotten…that was a great web forum to see pics of other people trespassing in creepy abandoned buildings, navigating only by the light of their flashlights.  Artist Rob Dobi does that sort of work (and he also designs kickass t-shirts, such as the nail in…

Rockville Cemetery II; Rockville, MD

A few months later, I visited Rockville Cemetery again. This time, I picnicked in the older section. As a new Virginia resident, Maryland was still foreign territory. Pro Tip: if you want to learn the major cities and roads of a new area, visit the oldest cemetery you can find. Most likely, the namesakes for…

Rockville Cemetery, Rockville, MD

Dear ones, Welcome to the new site for Q’s cemetery explorations.  Walk with me (or lurch like a zombie!) as I explore cemeteries in the D.C. metro area and along Route 206 in New Jersey. I left the house too late to make it to Pangea Vegan Store before it closed, and since I haven’t…