There was yesterday a New York Times article that was interesting to read as it tried to discuss what was seen as a growing trend of Mormons who are doubting their faith after researching the Church and its history online. I do not want to discuss the specific members discussed and quoted in this article … Continue reading Mormon Monday: On doubting the faith
I have been thinking again about planning a novel, hopefully in preparation for NaNoWriMo this year. I was successful with NaNoWriMo in 2010, but have not participated since, and I would like to give it a go again this year. One of the main things I have been working on planning and outlining before writing … Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2013 prep : On Magic
It is once again the Fourth of July, a big deal in America, and thoughts turn to patriotism and what it means to be patriotic and how that patriotism is and should be displayed. Whenever I think of patriotism and displays of national pride I think of my experiences during the summer of 2006, when … Continue reading Thoughts on Fourth of July 2013
I had an interesting conversation with someone I do not know on Twitter when I replied to a tweet that was retweeted by someone I follow. It was about healthcare and rights. That is really what it boiled down to, and that is what I feel is the fundamental question at the heart of the … Continue reading On Healthcare: What Right Have We?