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Seasons of Change: Stories of Transition
Editors Sandra Clark Jergensen and Shelah Mastny Miner discuss Segullah’s new anthology, Seasons of Change, with Meredith Nelson. It contains over fifty essays, stories, and poems written by LDS women on the topic of transition.
End of the Childbearing Years: Heather’s Story
In 2017, an MWP reader named Heather reached out to us suggesting we cover the topic of the end of childbearing. Her idea blossomed into our End of the Childbearing Years series, in which we published nearly a hundred stories from Mormon women about this important life transition. Meredith Nelson interviews Heather about her own story in this episode, beginning with her childhood in Salt Lake County in the 1970s and 80s, the third in a family of nine children. They discuss what Heather...
Women At Church: PART 2
This is part 2 of an interview with Neylan McBaine, author of Women at Church: Magnifying LDS Women’s Local Impact (2013), who joins Meredith Nelson to discuss her book and her additional perspectives and experiences since its publication. In Part 1, Neylan talked about some of the challenges we currently grapple with as church members when it comes to gender relations. In Part 2, she outlines some creative solutions, and her hopes for the future of the Relief Society.