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Beryl S. Bissell
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Lives in North Shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota
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We are an Easter People
H ave you ever received an
Easter card proclaiming “We are an Easter People?” In an article in the April 11-24, 2014 edition of The National Catholic Reporter , Peg
Ekerdt wrote of having received such a card from “a mother of 13, grandmother
of more, who w...
Have you ever received an Easter card proclaiming “We are an Easter People?” In an article in the April 11-24, 2014 edition of The National Catholic Reporter, Peg Ekerdt wrote of having received such a card from “a mother...
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The Kindle Version of The Scent of God FREE today and tomorrow
I’m thrilled to announce that, after months of effort, the
Kindle Version of The Scent of God now appears live on http://tinyurl.com/mexhv9v . I have made it FREE for download on Kindle today,
April 12 and tomorrow, April 13 . Click the above link and downl...
I’m thrilled to announce that, after months of effort, the Kindle Version of The Scent of God now appears live on http://tinyurl.com/mexhv9v . I have made it FREE for download on Kindle today, April 12 and tomorrow, April 13...
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My winter 2014 Newsletter
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A witness to hope.
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Kindle Version of The Scent of God Free for download today and tomorrow
I’m thrilled to announce that, after months of effort, the
Kindle Version of The Scent of God now appears live on http://tinyurl.com/mexhv9v . I have made it FREE for download on Kindle today,
April 12 and tomorrow, April 13 . Click the above link and downl...
I’m thrilled to announce that, after months of effort, the Kindle Version of The Scent of God now appears live on http://tinyurl.com/mexhv9v . I have made it FREE for download on Kindle today, April 12 and tomorrow, April 13...
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Two of my dear friends turned a dream into a reality. Their dreams now need our help.
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A whopper of a book
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The quietness of a reflective lake
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A recent and powerful retreat at The House of Prayer
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Freelance Writer and author
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creative writing, editing, marketing
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  • Freelance Author and Writer
    Principle, present
    published in media nationwide. Author of two award winning books -- The Scent of God and A View of the Lake
  • Milkweed Editions Minneapolis MN
    Associate Development Director, 1990 - 1998
    grant management and writing, created and managed Publishing Internship Program
  • Bosca Exclusives Pompton Lakes NJ
    Principle, 1973 - 1985
    Jewelry designer and manager of own firm
  • Ave Maria Institute Washinton NJ
    National Cooridnator, 1970 - 1973
    Wrote and Edited national newsletter, coordinated membership nationwide
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Nun, wife, widow, single mom, divorcee, bereaved mother, and happily remarried since 1996. Award-Winning author of The Scent of God -- a Book Sense notable for April 2006, named a "Best of 2006 Minnesota Authors," by the Minneapolis Star Tribune. A View of the Lake was released June 2011 and named Best Regional Book by the Minneapolis Star Tribune.

I was a columnist for 10 years with the Cook County New Herald and freelance writer for various regional and national print and online publications. Published in the anthology Surviving Ophelia edited by Cheryl Dellasega, and in The New Writers Handbook, Volume 2
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On Pilgrimage
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Currently
North Shore of Lake Superior in Minnesota
Previously
Saddle River NJ and Santurce PR