Family · Katie's Kooky Thoughts · Spiritual

Black and White, not Gray all over

When I was 19 years old, my parents’ car was in an accident. The damage was only to the trunk of the car, but it was considered totaled. My dad rigged it so the trunk was closed permanently, and then handed the keys to me, with a few rules. One of the major rules was… Continue reading Black and White, not Gray all over

Family · Katie's Kooky Thoughts · Spiritual

How to get a Job as Driving a Chariot

For some reason Mormons love allegories, parables, analogies, and object lessons. We love them. We constantly are starting teaching moments with them. Maybe it’s because the scriptures are riddled with them; maybe it’s because Christ taught in parables; maybe it’s because everyone loves a good story. Whatever the reason is, there are a ton of… Continue reading How to get a Job as Driving a Chariot

Katie's Kooky Thoughts · Spiritual

The Most Powerful Force in the Universe

Once upon a time I was young, full of hope and joy. I had these crazy ideas of what life was all about, how the universe worked, how life worked. I watched stupid cartoons, read princess fantasies, and dreamed of finding true love. Then I woke up. At 23 years old my life was ripped… Continue reading The Most Powerful Force in the Universe