"We are more afraid of excellence than of failure." -Marianne Williamson, A Return To Love: Reflections on the Principles of A Course in Miracles

About yayfulness:

Even in retirement, my inbox is always open: yayfulness(at)theboard.byu.edu. The editors were nice enough to let me stick around as a proofreader, so you still might see me pop up every once in a while.

Recent answered questions:

How does real grown up life measure up to what you imagined it would be like ... — 3 votes
Dear 100 Hour Board Alums, Who are your favorites of the current writers? -Current Reader — 4 votes
1) Are any of you published? 2) Do you have unpublished novels or unproduced screenplays that ... — 1 votes
Dear friends, I'm an aspiring amateur chef. Could you please share one or more recipes you ... — 1 votes
How do international sellers (like those in China) make money from US customers, ESPECIALLY when the ... — 2 votes
What is you solution to the Syrian dilemma? -World Order — 6 votes
Dear 100 Hour Board Alumni, Roll call? -Lady Hermione — 0 votes
Hello current and former writers! If you could talk to yourself from a year in the ... — 1 votes
Is it time for the Jedi to end? - No , no , (*inhales*), no . — 2 votes
How accurate did your predictions for the past year turn out to be? What are your ... — 4 votes
What are your individual weapons of choice and tactics against the tunnel worms? - Lilith — 2 votes
Dear 100 Hour Board writers who have finals, How you doin'? You okay? Anything we can ... — 2 votes
You guys introduced the Board Comment Board like a year ago now. Do you think it's ... — 2 votes
Dear 100 Hour Board Alumni, What are you MOST proud of accomplishing in the last year? ... — 2 votes
Dear 100 Hour Alumni, What was your biggest regret while writing for the Board? How do ... — 3 votes
As is my tradition --do you have any stories, jokes, or factoids that you would like ... — 4 votes
Since it's Alumni Week (yay!), I figure there may be more married folks around to ask ... — 6 votes
What is a book you've read in the last year that you would recommend to others? ... — 1 votes
Dear 100 Hour Board Alumni, What is a one year goal you are working on that ... — 2 votes
What do you folks think is actually going on with the whole Rep. Chaffetz stepping down ... — 3 votes