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. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, president of Liberia, first elected female president in Africa and Nobel Prize winner
Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?
A. Ballroom dancing
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. Isabella Bird, a remarkable 19th-century traveler and explorer; she's my intrepid side.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. Good listener