Category Archives: Pushing buttons

I’m going to have to invest in tinfoil… JOYCE MCKINNEY CAME TO TOWN AND NO ONE TOLD ME????

Once upon a time, I was a writer. I never thought of being a writer as a particularly dangerous job, or one that made people want you to either do and write what they wanted, or make you disappear. I … Continue reading

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Eenie, Meenie, Miney, Married

Welcome to Utah. It’s an interesting place to leave. In the north, you have very cold winters with a dense, soupy, polluted inversion that is filled with such horrible air that everyone in Utah might as well smoke. Really. They … Continue reading

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It’s a glorious day for hope, peace, love, and people with ducks….

Yesterday, the strangest thing happened. I received a breaking news alert from Fox 13. A federal judge had struck down Utah’s ban on same sex marriage, and suddenly, it was legal. It was legal for my friend Nick Rupp, and … Continue reading

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And the secret is OUT…

No, not Latter Day Secrets, which is out and available from Amazon for only $4.99. But Killer Instincts is FREE on Kindle, until July 4. It’s my little independence day gift to you. Racism haunts her past. Grief and loss … Continue reading

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And you can feed the monkeys, too….

I ran across this hilarious article on a Website that I’m sure all my critics will HATE. They will scream, THIS IS NOT AN UNBIASED SOURCE, and I will say, “Really? So, where exactly is it I tried to HIDE … Continue reading

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Bullies are spiteful, nasty cowards–is this you, Mitt?

As soon as President Barack Obama threw his support into the “gay marriage” arena, things got dicey on the old campaign trail. Apparently, the Washington Post had been working up a hella bad story about Mitt Romney, and his high … Continue reading

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From the Mormon hatemail bag…

I know you have all missed these. We have our new friend Glen to thank for this little gem. Glen’s comment is below my response, in its entirety. Dear Glen, Thanks for coming to visit my blog, but I must … Continue reading

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The father of the 5 Browns pleads guilty to sexually abusing his daughters

The first time I saw this story, I was both amazed and a little creeped out. Five AMAZING pianists, products of a Utah Mormon home, with an amazing work ethic and desire to succeed. And, as always, a beaming “patriarch” … Continue reading

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Families are forever as long as you are heterosexual, Mormon, preferably white, conservative and anal retentive

Utah is one of the last states, along with Missisippi, to not allow gay couples to adopt their children. Someone I know, who I have come to have ABSOLUTELY NO RESPECT for, said on his Facebook post,  “hey we are … Continue reading

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And the answer to your question is…

…because it irritates you.

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