My First Few Funerals, Looking Back

My First Few Funerals, Looking Back

I’d forgotten that I started blogging on Google, and have found this post relating to when I started doing funerals. It still surprises me how often people in West wales tell me they didn’t know that there is an alternative way of conducting a funeral...
The Perfect Resting Place

The Perfect Resting Place

Yesterday, Friday 10th July I officiated at the funeral of a lady in a little village between Newcastle Emlyn and Aberporth. I met Ron, her husband, and her daughter and son a few days before the ceremony (as normal) and created the ceremony (as normal). But...
Happy Funerals, A Celebration of Life

Happy Funerals, A Celebration of Life

I think I’m going to gatecrash a few funerals when I feel like being cheered up. This in response to the excellent article written recently by John Kelly and published in the Guardian. It reflects the move in recent times to see a funeral as a “time to be...