Category: women

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The Curse of Eve

by Zenaida Gen. 3:16 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly multiply thy sorrow and thy conception; in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children; and thy desire shall be to thy husband, and...

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The 19th Wife: A Book Review

by AmyB A work of historical fiction interwoven with present-day mystery, The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff makes a timely debut in the era of HBO’s Big Love and the media frenzy surrounding Warren...

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A Tale of Two Births

by: mraynes I just gave birth to my second child and it was an experience entirely different than the one I had previously or what I expected.  I suppose the mechanics were the same,...

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From Mother to Daughter

By: mraynes I will be giving birth to my second child in a matter of days.  Along with the overwhelming joy I feel at having another little person to love and, of course, finally...

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Exponent II Classics: The Interview

A post devoted to an EXII classic is long overdue. The Interview (a short story) Laura Hamblin Provo, Utah Vol 11, no 1 (Fall 1984) “Do you pray?” He had no business asking that...

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What Mary Kay Women Know

by mraynes I sat through a two hour Mary Kay sales pitch a couple of Saturdays ago.  This is not my usual choice of weekend activities but I was cajoled into going under false pretenses.  You...

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Great (S)expectations

By Jana Although I’d like to think that I got married for all of the “right” reasons, the bottom line is that I married for sex. I mean, I did marry me a good...

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Something About Mary

By Deborah So I’ve been pondering Mary recently. Perhaps it’s my new habit of listening to ten minutes of the rosary on Catholic radio on my way to work — the repetition of those...