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. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Ballroom dancing
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. A perfect BLT, followed by dark chocolate (yes, that's two things, but chocolate must be included)
Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?
A. An ancient grapevine, deeply rooted, open to sun and rain, providing fruit that brings pleasure.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, president of Liberia, first elected female president in Africa and Nobel Prize winner