Charles Cowling
  A nice bit of demonic possession here from Screamin’ Jay Hawkins. A good funeral song for those looking for an anarchic touch. A love-it-or-hate-it song, in other words.  I love you, I love you, I love you anyhow I don’t care if you don’t want me I’m yours anyhow
Charles Cowling
  “Tendagrave is a free service for people who cannot for whatever reason tend a family or friend’s grave. It will put you in touch with other people in a similar situation. You then offer to tend a grave in your local area and, in return, your loved one’s grave
Charles Cowling
  A friend was in a minicab when he leaned over and gently tapped the driver on the shoulder. The cabbie screamed, lost control of the car, drove over the kerb and stopped inches from a large plate glass window. The driver said “I’m so sorry but you scared me”.   My shaken friend
Charles Cowling
Image by Sean McManus whose website you can find here.   Hardly anyone buying a funeral pauses to consider whether or not an undertaker is formally trained. Consumers are trusting people. They suppose that he or she is. Well, it ain’t necessarily so. Training for funeral directors is presently in