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"It's pretty sick when one almost hopes for something to hit them in the face, problems of some kind that makes them start to wonder and doubt. I do know that it's often something happening in one's personal life that shocks one…"
"I hear you....I"m so glad we got out of the church before my kids were older. NONE of them want anything to do with the church and are very intelligent and well adjusted adults. (Imagine that, having "good descent kids"…"
"I truly think that the hardest part of all this is the feeling of being "stopped up", having to "put a cork in it", being unauthentic when I am in their homes. There are times when I just want to SCREAM OUT LOUD about all…"
"I will never forget the day that my stepdaughter discovered Joseph Smith was a polygamist. She sobbed as if her heart was broken. We couldn't console her and for many hours she seemed dazed.
I don't know exactly what it was that woke her…"
"Hahhahaaa....that is SOOOOO funny! After I left the church back in the early 90's I looked around at all the really neat FUN people (yes some of them smoked and drank) and I thought, well if this is the kind of people I will be hanging…"
"Well put Susan,
My grandkids and son never speak of it. No do I. However my Facebook is followed by my three oldest grandchildren. I imagine they have family confabs to pity poor old grandpa on his way to perdition."
"I have never found it so hard to keep myself from shoving some of this under the noses of my TBM kids. I can guarantee you that few are even aware of all these new essays from the church. And finding them on the church's website is…"
As I'm sitting here, bawling my eyes out, it begins the whole hate and anger spiral over again. The church doesn't deserve my tears with all it's pack of lies, and yet here I sit crying myself dry again. What the hell is wrong with…
Once upon a time I was editor of The Daily Universe at BYU. It was great fun and I enjoyed writing a humor column. Since then I have written dozens of teleplays from Star Trek to Miami Vice. Also managed to write 18 novels, most of which have…
I just realized there is no way possible for me to extricate myself from the Morg at this time. My parents, M&FIL and, more importantly, my wife are all doubling down on activities to strengthen their "testimonkies" and shun…