Tag Archives: Mormons

Utah to Arizona #20, Arizona Senate Bill 1062

“How can you move to Arizona?” more than one person asked as I prepared to move from Utah. Full of anticipation for a new perfect house, lots of sun, beautiful cactus, and adventure on every roadway out of town, I … Continue reading

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Leaving the Saints

Martha Beck Doubleday, 2005 Anyone who lives in Utah and is not Mormon is influenced by Mormons. They run the legislature, most political offices, and are well over half the population. It is natural to be curious about who the … Continue reading

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The Miracle Life of Edgar Mint

Brady Udall Vintage Books, 2001 As I read this book I had a running conversation with myself about why I read because this book baffled me. It wasn’t gripping. It wasn’t boring. It wasn’t inspiring. It wasn’t without inspiration. It … Continue reading

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The 19th Wife, A Novel

David Ebershoff Random House, 2009 Murder, incest, sex, runaways, love, historical personalities. All are meant to keep pages turning. The 19th Wife is a braided drama reflecting the woman’s braid on the book’s cover. History is the first braid with … Continue reading

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