Monkswear by Paul QuenonMonkswear by Paul Quenon

Monkswear

byPaul Quenon

Paperback | September 1, 2008

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Poems containing the memories, reflections, and whimsy of a monk long practiced in the stark details of the monastic life open up the interior world of the monks and give insight into its importance. The religious habit, the hood, and the scapular are viewed from within by one who moves about in a habit and makes sense of it in some individual and unpredictable ways.
Paul Quenon, a monk since he was 17, became a novice under Thomas Merton when he entered the Abbey of Gethsemani. He is the author of Monkscript and Laughter: My Purgatory. He lives in Trappist, Kentucky.
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Title:MonkswearFormat:PaperbackDimensions:88 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.5 inPublished:September 1, 2008Publisher:Fons VitaeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:189178515X

ISBN - 13:9781891785153

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"Paul Quenon writes with a precise vision that engages the reader, and opens up the interior world in such a way that it can't help but blossom in the mind and heart of any reader. He is a remarkable talent!"  —Marty Gervais, editor, Black Moss Press