Category: Family

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Dating Our Children

I was raised as one of five siblings, all of us born within less than a decade of each other.  It was fun—I never lacked company—but individual attention was hard to come by. To occasionally...

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A letter to my daughter

Dear Daughter, As you know, my views on gender differ radically from Mormon orthodoxy, and I don’t make an effort to hide that from you and your brother. I think it’s important to be...

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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...