A blog by Sr. Marianne Watts
Dominican Sister of Hope Marianne Watts, OP earned her BA in English from the College of New Rochelle, her MA in English Literature from Catholic University, and her MLitt in The Novel from The Bread Loaf School of Middlebury College. After teaching English for many years and serving in substance abuse prevention programs for over ten years, Sister founded Maxtrain, a substance abuse counselor training program, at The Maxwell Institute in Tuckahoe NY. Since 1994, Sister has produced publications for St. John Chrysostom School in the Bronx, New York. “Changes” is her space for monthly insights on matters of religion, spirituality, and the world at large.