Category: Journeys

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Save the Women's Research Institute!

by mraynes This morning I awoke to the terrible news that Brigham Young University had decided to shut down the Women’s Research Institute. This is a personal tragedy for me, one that I am...

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Punctus Contra Punctum

by mraynes Point against point, this is the meaning of counterpoint. The term describes a musical tool where two or more voices are written in a way that is completely independent of one another...

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Safe

By Starfoxy People give us furniture. I’m not entirely sure why, but they do. Because of this most of the furniture we own is used, old, and mismatched (maybe that’s why people give us...

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Years Later

A Guest Post by Melanie More than any other season, the coming of fall moves me to remembrance. The crisp air and turning leaves herald anxious first days of school, cross country races, divorce,...

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Vacation from Church

by Kelly Ann Growing up, General Conference (and even Stake Conference) was vacation from church. They were weekends my mom would let me go camping with my non-member dad.  As a teenager and probably...

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Sturm und Drang

By Starfoxy In my ward when they want to give you a calling (or release you from one) the ward clerk calls you at 7:30 am Sunday morning and asks if you can come...

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House colors

by Brooke It’s good to have something that can make you smile when life gets overwhelming. I’ve been trying to get my bearings in a new place lately (just moved from one coast to...

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Anniversaries

Today, being the anniversary of the 9-11 terrorist attacks, is a sober one for many of our readers.  My heart is with those of you who are mourning and remembering. I like to mark...