Monkscript Two: Surprising Saints

Monkscript Two: Surprising Saints

by Michael Bever, Paul Quenon


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A volume of inspiring and thought-provoking poetry, this anthology contains writings inspired by monastic life. Filled with unique and holy individuals, such as Saint Marina—who, disguised as a monk, was accused of fathering a child—and Prioress Czeslaw Milosz—who, before entering the Benedictines, had been an actress—this collection will appeal to those wishing to deepen their spiritual life and insight.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781891785948
Publisher: Fons Vitae of Kentucky, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Michael Bever is a freelance writer, poet, editor, and filmmaker. He is a former radio personality, a former university dean, and a former pastor who has made contributions to Harper’s Weekly, Odyssey Network, and Religion Dispatches. He lives in Claremont, California. Paul Quenon is a monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani and the author of four books of poetry, including Afternoons with Emily and Monkswear. He lives in Trappist, Kentucky.

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