Susan Brinkmann, O.C.D.S., author and award winning journalist
is a member
of the Third Order of Discalced
Carmelites. She is the staff journalist for Women of Grace®
and is a frequent
guest on EWTN's Women of Grace® television show. She formerly worked
as a Correspondent for the Catholic Standard & Times, the newspaper for
Archdiocese of Philadelphia. In addition to two historical fiction novels published by HarperCollins,
she is also the author of a book on
Carmelite prayer, Lord Teach Us to Pray, published by
Catholic Standard and Times. Her book, The Kinsey Corruption, which details the
research of Alfred C. Kinsey was published by Ascension Press. Susan also
published The Learn to Discern Compendium: Is It Christian or New Age? with Simon
which has an imprimatur from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Liguori Publications
published the story of her conversion, entitled, We
Need to Talk: God Speaks to a Modern Girl.
Along with Johnnette Benkovic, she co-authored the Young Women of Grace
which teaches girls ages 13+
about what it means to be authentically feminine.
Her latest publication is The Catholic Guide to Mindfulness, published by Avila Institute,
which has an imprimatur from the Diocese of Birmingham.