I lost my friend, my literary agent, and my religion in a few weeks. I was at a loss as to where my book would land…
Category: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Interviewed by Friends
When I made the difficult decision to leave the Mormon church, I knew there would be a few ripples from my social life. I expected to lose many if not … Continue reading Interviewed by Friends
Slightely Maggie: Leaving the Mormon Church
In season 2, episode 3 of my vlog and podcast, I share what actions I’ve taken in January 2022 that are changing the course of my future.
Click the above link to read a new post on my DID blog about religious dysphoria and Dissociative Identity Disorder.
Continuing My Path
If you’ve followed my writing for a while, you may consider yourself used to my fits and starts. During this most recent quiet period, you may have also noticed that … Continue reading Continuing My Path
How Irish Am I?
When my daughter and her husband bought me a DNA test for my birthday a few years ago, I was thrilled to confirm that I was almost as Irish as … Continue reading How Irish Am I?
My Queer Latter-day Story
It’s been a few years since I started reflecting on my relationship with LGBTQIA+ Pride and how my relationship with the month of celebration has changed over the years. From … Continue reading My Queer Latter-day Story
Three Years With A Home
In spite of the fact I was living with no running water and only the sparsely-available electricity of a small solar panel in a fifth-wheel I called ‘home’ with a husband as temporary as the broken-down RV, I applied to Southern New Hampshire University…
The Ink in Our Veins
When I entered the family history center that stormy April afternoon, I had one thing on my mind; I had never seen a photo of my father’s father. I was 46 and I had never seen my grandfather’s face.
I typed his name into the search bar on the site, Newspapers.com, “George R. Slighte,” the results came back instantly.
A Busy Beginning to the Summer
Wow! I had to look back at the last time I had posted a blog here, I thought I had been writing much more often. Well, I have been writing, … Continue reading A Busy Beginning to the Summer