Category: Family

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The Mother’s Day Conundrum

I am debating whether or not to attend church on Mother’s Day next week. On the one hand, I love that on Mother’s Day we hear stories about women and often even quotes by...

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New Music

I am walking through my neighborhood listening to music on my phone. The song playing is by the Icelandic singer Bjork. Her voice floats independent of the instrumentation, rising and falling between beats with...

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Guest Post: Virgin Sex

by AmyPH Amy is a Mormon mother of three from Massachusetts. “Virgin Sex” is the result of a Moth Radio Hour-type monologue exercise. Mormon young women are taught to guard their personal home plate...

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How to save, How to save yourself

  “I’ll go forward, a young [wo]man prepared.” –Daniel Lyman Carter, modified primary lyric to “A Young Man Prepared.” “Always stay gracious, best revenge is your paper.” –Beyonce, Formation   In the craziness of...

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Building a Family

My youngest brother arrives home from his mission in two weeks, and combined with my sister planning a wedding, and all the changes coming up this year to our family structure, I’ve been pondering...