With the firm belief that understanding others’ faiths can lead to tolerance, acceptance, and peace, and an equally firm belief in the power of story, Marilyn wrote Sacred Stories. A mother and grandmother, she lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband, two cats, and many books.
Learn more about Marilyn’s work at: marilynmcfarlane.com
Books by this Author
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Trust yourself and do as you'd be done by
Q. What do you regret most?
A. Not enough playtime with my children -- but I avoid regrets, too
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. Jesus of Nazareth -- "What was your daily life like, where did you travel, what was your inner life?" And-- "Tell me your thoughts about what has been done in your name, or against it."
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Mr. Darcy, because he was willing to change.
Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?
A. Misuse of the word "myth," which doesn't mean "a lie." Also incorrect punctuation, including (especially) my own.