Category: Family


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...


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...


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...