"I got out at eighteen and for 25 years I never looked back. I got the hell out of the state of Utah, pretty much ignored my mormon relatives except my mom, and moved on with my life. Then I stumbled across the various forum on the…"
"Polly, I don't want to make you think I go trolling for theists to rip into for no good reason, or stand out in front of churches handing out anti-religious tracts. But when someone asks me if I've accepted Jesus, or I go to YouTube…"
"I got out early, but it did a LOT of damage. I wasn't a vacuous little kid who just put my time in at church, in school, or anything else. I took it seriously. I listened and I dreaded. I DREADED having to be…"
"Dusty is my hero. I watch his videos faithfully. I like to do what he does in his videos in the comment sections of YouTube videos and other places where I can "destroy" theism with the written word. One thing mormonism…"
"I'm even more fringe. Mormon to Wiccan/Pagan to atheist to modified Naturalistic Pantheist atheist who still reads Tarot cards. Try that one on for size. (Good thing I'm a schizo Gemini...LOL) The new atheism swept…"
"I left the church for good in the summer of 1980 at age fifteen. For years I had been tortured every Sunday I couldn't get away with faking sick by bastards teaching end of the world doom and gloom in Sunday School, in Primary, in Aaronic…"
Born and raised in "the Choich". Got out with extreme prejudice at age 15 in 1980, and many, many years later discovered the ex-moron oops mormon boards and realized there was still "stuff" to sort out....to help me understand my own upbringing and my family