Full Book Title: Called: The Making & Unmaking of a Nun
Author Name: Marge Rogers Barrett
Book Synopsis: Called: The Making & Unmaking of a Nun is the story of Marge Rogers Barrett's lively and free-spirited youth as part of a large family in a small town on a prairie in Minnesota; of her calling by God; and of her new calling to marriage and life as both a mother and teacher. Along the way, we meet her remarkable family, both reveling and suffering with her as she experiences sometimes joyful, sometimes difficult times. In the end, this is a story of resilience and spirited immersion in all that life has to offer.
Author Bio: Marge Rogers Barrett is the author of a chapbook of poems, My Memoir Dress, and a memoir, Called: The Making & Unmaking of a Nun. Her work has also appeared in numerous journals and anthologies. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Minnesota and has taught in high schools, colleges, and adult programs. Currently she teaches classes at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis and conducts a variety of workshops.
Publisher Name: Antrim House