Get a Hammer and a Nail…

After the recent comments in chanson’s thread, I decided to copy this post from FLAK.

I am interested in finding out what it is about the raid that people are so passionate about. I will state my theories below my proposal.

And – as chanson did in one of her recent posts (on her blog;), I’d like to quote the Indigo Girls’ song “Hammer and Nail”:

Gotta get out of bed get a hammer and a nail
Learn how to use my hands, not just my head
I think myself into jail
Now I know a refuge never grows
From a chin in a hand in a thoughtful pose
Gotta tend the earth if you want a rose.

This is going to sound like an LDS Sacrament meeting talk – I hope everyone will forgive the analogy and not immediately ignore it (LDS and non LDS). Continue reading “Get a Hammer and a Nail…”

ex-Mormon vs. post-Mormon vs. DAMU

What’s in a name? 😉

Back when I wrote my handy guide to different types of Mormons I claimed that ex-Mormon and post-Mormon are just two words for the same thing. Since then, many people have told me that there’s a real difference between the two, namely that an ex-Mormon is someone who is angry and/or recovering whereas a post-Mormon is someone who has moved on. Continue reading “ex-Mormon vs. post-Mormon vs. DAMU”