Author: Alisa

"Nativity" by Brian Kershisnik, currently on display at the LDS Church History Museum in Salt Lake City. 4

Poem: A Pierced Heart

“Yea, a sword shall pierce through thy own soul also, that the thoughts of many hearts may be revealed.” I know I’m not the first mother to have a child with special needs, but...


As Many Names: The Middle Name Gender Divide

Kmillicam’s post about Gender Bias in the Book of Mormon, and the DoM podcast that inspired her post, got me thinking about other ways that language is used to distinguish women from men, and one ...

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Yarn and Grape Hyacinths

As a busy professional, I often struggle feeling connected to people in my private life. I admit that a lack of connection is one of the hardest parts about being a liberal Mormon in my family and...