Madeline Pecora Nugent
A privately vowed member of the Confraternity of Penitents, Madeline Pecora Nugent, CFP, holds a graduate degree in English and is a former teacher. She began writing in eighth grade and has continued ever since. To date, she has published eight books (including three Franciscan biographies with Pauline Books & Media) and more than 100 articles, poems, and patron saint stories. She is a wife, mother of five, and grandmother, living in Fort Wayne, Indiana.