Ex-Mormon Explains What She Learned by Leaving the Church: “I Discovered I Had Wings” May 4, 2016

Ex-Mormon Explains What She Learned by Leaving the Church: “I Discovered I Had Wings”

Julienna Viegas-Haws was raised in the Mormon faith and graduated from BYU, but she eventually left the religion. Now, in a piece for the Salt Lake Tribune, she writes about what she learned by leaving the Church.

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I love this particular item:

I jumped off the “cliff” I was told my entire life to stay away from and I discovered I had wings. I started soaring and the view from where I stand is magnificent as I discover tastes and colors I never knew existed.

Coffee is pretty damn good, isn’t it?

She’s not an atheist, by the way; she’s spiritual but not religious.

Still better than the alternative.

If you’d like to hear more of her history, be sure to check out her interview on the Mormon Stories podcast:

(Screenshot via Mormon Stories)

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