Growing Glen Ard: Building a Religion in Backwoods Maine

Year 2013

Creator Cory F. Valentine


Story type Writing

Town Howland

County Penobscot


Ordained as a monk in the Celtic Buddhist faith, Sister Gryphon presides over a monastery in backwoods Maine. Cory Valentine documents the journey that led Sister Gryphon to become a monk, and discusses Glen Ard Abbey, her monastery.

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