Geology Rocks, Part 2

There are (mainly) two types of stone at Stonehenge: the larger sarsen stones are a type of sandstone, which is found scattered naturally across southern England; and the smaller ‘bluestones’. Bluestone is the term used to refer to the smaller stones at Stonehenge. Although they may not appear blue, they do have a bluish tinge […]

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Geology Rocks, Part 1

Some of the earliest known stone circles have been found in Egypt. Alan Hale of Scientific American says, “The standing megaliths and ring of stones were erected from 6,700 to 7,000 years ago in the southern Sahara desert. They are the oldest dated astronomical alignment discovered so far and bear a striking resemblance to Stonehenge and other megalithic sites […]

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Win a Trip to Athens, GA for Funeral Stories Live: An Instagram Giveaway

The good news just keeps coming, guys. We have been so incredibly excited to share this news with you all… So without further ado, we want to announce that you have a chance to win a trip to Athens, GA for Funeral Stories Podcast Live! at the 40 Watt on September 27. Keep reading for […]

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Funeral Stories Live! at the 40 Watt in Athens, GA

Hey y’all! We are so excited to share the news with our Funeral Stories Family that the Funeral Stories Podcast will be live at the historic 40 Watt in Athens, GA on Friday, September 27, 2019. We will be celebrating our season 3 launch with a live podcast and will be joined by the amazingly […]

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S2 E11 & 12: Jennie’s Story

This Week we sit down to chat with entrepreneur, Jennie Cain! We’ve been so excited to bring Jennie on ever since she sent us a message on Instagram telling us about her story. Her story of loss will pull at your heartstrings, but it will also hopefully inspire you to follow your heart and find […]

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S2 E4: “Bob’s Story Brought to You BUY Milk Jeans” – Episode Guide

On episode 4 of season 2, we invite Casey’s new friend, Bob Yohnka to talk with us. While it may seem he talked a lot about Milk Jeans, he also had plenty to say about his experiences with death and grief. He’s Casey’s neighbor now, but grew up in Kankakee, Illinois, 50 miles south of Chicago […]

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Episode 20: Lizette Schools Us on Filipino & Mexican Funeral Customs

In episode 20, we would like to introduce you all to the incredibly intelligent, funny, and beautiful Lizette! This week, Lizette takes over the podcast with her presentation on Filipino and Mexican funeral customs while Laura and Casey sit back, relax and enjoy their jelly beans. She also tells us about the personal loss of […]

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Episode 19: Robby’s Story – “I Came Out at a Funeral”

This week, we would like to introduce you all to writer, poet, and guy in the corner— Robby Bailey. In episode 19, Robby tells us about the loss of of his beloved “Pa” and how he came out to his entire family at the funeral. He also tells us of the aftermath, as we hang […]

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Episode 5: Marla’s Story – “The Vegetarian Taxidermist”

Casey’s close friend, Marla Star (Hollywood costume designer and vegetarian taxidermist)opens up. From a story about grave robbers unearthing her great uncle who was in prison at Alcatraz, to her grandfather who killed himself when she was 12, to the death of her estranged drug addicted father, Marla gives an unapologetically honest, intimate and actually […]

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