Author: Em

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The Errand of Angels

General conference speakers have their own idioms that I’m sure longtime members have, on some level, noticed.  The speakers use the word “even” for emphasis in a way that I’ve never heard in colloquial...

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Valentine’s Day: Favorite Feminists Edition

For the last few years, the Exponent has offered fine works of humor and art as Valentines for readers searching for that perfect way to say “I love you.”  You can access the church...

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Dear Sister Sassy: Planning A Heterosexual Baptism

Sister Sassy is the Exponent’s resident agony aunt.  Are you wrestling with a perplexing problem? Unable to resolve a pressing dilemma? Sister Sassy will help you to choose the right, every time! Dear Sister...

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The Women’s Institute

Rainy afternoons are plentiful in Oregon, and on such a day there is nothing quite like a jigsaw puzzle, Miss Marple, and a little benevolent neglect of your child. I recently watched our heroine...