Racism and God

My spirit was broken by the shapes I tried to bend into. The shapes of righteousness and perfection always seemed impossible to achieve. I needed more than anything to feel […]

Closely Tied

For a number of weeks I have been wanting to write a new blog post. So far I have written 6 and have been unable to post any of them. […]

No More Racism – Yay!

I watch the world around me spinning. Quietly I withdraw, exhausted from the conversations that seem to only make noise instead of change. I put on my running shoes, headphones, […]

Come Follow Me 2020

The new lesson manual states:  “The Book of Mormon also states that a mark of dark skin came upon the Lamanites after the Nephites separated from them. The nature and […]

Remembering Our Ancestors

This is a small known part of the history of a woman named Seccunup. Born to the Timpanogos people, daughter of Chief Aeropeen and Cyagup – estimated 1845 year of […]

Respect

The truth – evasive and bending out of the light. Almost within my grasp only to dance away faster than I can follow. Truth exists everywhere, but I realize I […]

Mormonisms’ Dance With Colonization

Who within Mormonism has the authority to answer the following question, “Who are the Lamanites?” Do we listen to missionaries who have just gone through the Missionary Training Center before […]

Business as Usual

     This year has not been an easy one. I was recently told that my voice on this blog has changed some. I didn’t deny it. I have been […]