The Story Behind Mississippi’s Mass Gravesite Is Like Something From A Horror Movie
Thousands of bodies discovered at a former lunatic asylum sounds like something straight from a horror movie. But in 2014, it was a reality for Mississippi. The harrowing discovery made national headlines, leaving many wondering about the identities of the forgotten-about corpses. Keep reading to learn more about the eerie find.
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Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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