Creative Non-Fiction Short Stories. :) Travel, Oldsters, Love, and Compassion.
“I’m weak when I fall in love,” she says. “I walk on air. I lose my appetite. I can’t think straight. I’m not one to be sensible. My heart has always been my guide. I think you could say my heart drove me to do the best things in my life, and also to make my most serious mistakes.”
–Mother Antonia. From the book, “Prison Angel: Mother Antonia’s Life of Service in a Mexican Jail,” by Mary Jordan and Kevin Sullivan.
I just finished this book and it delighted me, crushed me, made me want to wander, made me want to stop wandering, gave me hope against hope, and caused me to buy a few copies for friends. Anyone else read it?