When S.B. Morgaine learned the theme for next week's Stoop Storytelling Series show -- "strange-but-true happenings" -- she knew just the tale to tell.
More than two decades ago, when the now 39-year-old Atheist was a young evangelical Christian teen going to church seven days a week in a small town in eastern Washington state, leaders at a religious retreat conducted an exorcism on her, she says.
"My group leader said she thought I had demons," Morgaine said, and at the time, she thought she did, too.
"I knew I felt different about my girl friends than they felt about me or other girls, but I couldn't have said at that time that I was gay,"...