“I was a drug addict, an alcoholic and I lived a life of whoredom.” Besides a spittle-flecked preacher in the Bergen Swamp, I’d never heard anyone say the word “whoredom” aloud. And certainly not talking about herself.
I am A Man of Letters. I’ve been reading lately, and I have found some words I would like to share. Today, “Undercover Mormon: A Spy in the House of the Gods” by Th. Metzger. Chapter Thirty-Seven: Patriarchal Blessing.
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“Undercover Mormon: A Spy in the House of the Gods” is a memoir by Th. Metzger, available as an ebook from Roadswell Editions.
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Until I return, I am… A Man of Letters.
Helen Kane – Readin’ Writin’ Rhythm (1930)