Category: Journeys

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Mothers returning to the workforce

By Jana When I quit college after my bachelor’s degree because we were starting our family, I always had a strong sense that I would return for graduate studies because I’d seen this pattern...

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Divine Nature, in Prayer

By Alisa A friend of mine told me that when he prays, he finds it helpful to imagine that the God he is addressing is a perfected form of himself. This was in response...

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Moving days are coming

by Brooke For the past four years, I have been expecting to move away. My hopes have wandered all over the country as my husband interviewed for teaching jobs at universities and colleges. You...

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Coming out of the Feminist Closet

by Jessawhy With at least two like-minded feminists in my ward, I’m beginning to feel a little bolder in expressing my feminism at church. My husband reminds me that my personality is intense and...

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Steering my own boat

By Jana outrigger, originally uploaded by chotda. Awhile ago I told a friend that my dream life would include paddling on the ocean every morning. It’s part of that fantasy-dream life that includes that...

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Hair obsessions and compulsions

By Brooke I don’t really know why I did it. Except that I wanted to. There is no worthy cause like locks of love (has my hair ever been long enough to donate??). No...