Part 19-A: Ma, Pa, Me, and Perils of Polygamy

My Memoir, Part 19-A: Esther LeBaron McDonald de Spencer: Ma, Pa, Me and Perils of Polygamy "No influence is so powerfulas the that of the mother." Sarah Josepha Hale Picking up from "My Memoir Backstory:Esther LeBaron McDonald de Spencer -- Ma 'n' Pa -- Part 18:" As I've bemoaned before, Mummsy couldn't live polygamy herself -- at…

Mormon Shunning, Ostracization, and Excommunication: Left to Die and Here’s Why

Circa 1970: Me at 23 after fleeing a Mormon fundamentalist cult in 1967 I'd rather be alone and unhappythan unhappy in a church that squelches meand no longer speaks to me.Stephany Spencer NOTE: The following blog is a heartfelt exhortion posted on Facebook by a cyberspace Ex-Mormon acquaintance. It's followed by my response. Bruce: I…