David O. McKay

Dog and Flowers

Two Degrees off Center: If Your Dog Were Gay…

June 6, 2019 |

I offer this original poem in the hope it will help this world and the people in it to take a few deep breaths, let go of the fear and stress from their minds and bodies, and get back to the truth that is the love of a dog and why we call him Man’s Best Friend.

Cosmos

Two Degrees off Center: The Fear of One

May 2, 2019 |

If you attend the Affirmation International Conference next month, find a stranger and get to know them. It may be the only time each year they can be who they really are in front of others…and you’ll leave with a greater love for your fellow man, whoever or wherever they may be.

Man looking down path through the woods in Autumn.

Two Degrees off Center: Following Your Yellow Brick Road

January 8, 2018 |

It is natural for LGBT Mormons to have questions. Most who engage with Affirmation have been through difficult times. This month, Rich encourages us to think about where we are on our journey, where we want to go, and if we’re willing to ask for directions from the One who is always there for us.