Category Archives: Life

Gratitude

It has been quite some time since my last substantial post here on this blog. I’ve been rather busy lately (any extra time has been devoted to my studies for school, with an occasional free moment dedicated to posting on … Continue reading

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Unwanted and Cast Out

Yet again, those like me are shunned and unwanted. This is my brother-in-law and his wife. Seeking truth again appears to be unwelcome in the LDS church. 40 Days on Death Row And this is me. There is hope, even … Continue reading

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Women and the Priesthood – A Deeper Look

My heart aches, and the tears that I thought were long since finished have been flowing freely again. Again I’m feeling rejected, dismissed, and shunned by strangers, acquaintances, friends, and even some of my own family members for my sincere … Continue reading

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Things Change

It’s inevitable – things change. Doesn’t really matter what you’re talking about, or who you are, or whether or not you actually intended for change to take place. The fact of the matter is that in this life, things simply … Continue reading

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Sundays: Why I’m Not at Church

It is very, very important to me that before you read this post you understand a few things. 1. This is my opinion and experience, and mine only. I’m not trying to convince you of anything or change your beliefs. … Continue reading

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Dealing with the Diagnosis

Well, it’s finally happened. The thing I’ve been hoping for but praying wasn’t true, the thing I’ve been wanting and yet at the same time dreading: the diagnosis is in. On one hand, it is a huge relief. But at … Continue reading

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Discouraged

I had grand plans for this week. I was going to get a lot of things done; I had a whole list of productive projects I was going to tackle and check off, killing time while my husband is on … Continue reading

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Overwhelmed

Raw and unfiltered. Sorry. The pile of things I’m carrying around is getting too heavy for me to carry. It just feels like there’s too much, and I’m simply not capable enough of doing enough for enough people. It’s crushing … Continue reading

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Anonymity

Interestingly, over the past few weeks I have been contacted by several people who are concerned for me. I can only assume most of this stems from my most recent blog post about pants. Extremely interesting to me is the … Continue reading

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Why I Wear Slacks

It has been a while since I’ve felt strongly enough about something to take make the time to blog about it, but this weekend marks an important event (Sunday, December 16th, 2012 has been marked as “Wear Pants to Church … Continue reading

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