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Dec 11, 2007 Erin rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: readers of Henri Nouwen, Thomas Merton, Madeleine L'Engle, or Anne Lamott
This is a difficult book to explain (I know I say that about books a lot, but it's true). It's a series of journal entries or meditations on the subject of calling--both spiritual and vocational. Elizabeth O'Connor was a member of the radical Christian community called Church of the Savior in Washington, DC until her death in 1998. This book is at least in part the chronicle of her own call as writer, and her call to found Sarah's Circle, a community for elderly women, which is still active ...more