Graceland Cemetery

For anyone wondering which cemetery I photographed in my post about Emily Dickinson’s “Safe in their alabaster chambers,” it was Graceland Cemetery. At the time, I had no idea how significant that was; Graceland Cemetery sleeps many of Chicago’s rich & famous bodies. All that much more appropriate, I suppose.

Diadems drop and Doges surrender,
Soundless as dots on a disk of snow.

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About abi nighthill

Abi has a BA in Poetry from Columbia College Chicago.
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