A Cheerleader's Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment:
A Memoir in Essays
A Virtual Event
A Cheerleader's Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment is a collection of essays and articles on a dazzling variety of topics, ranging from lesbianism to nuns, food, and the experience of being Italian-American.
"I knew Mary Beth Caschetta was a brilliant writer from her Modern Love essay about being disinherited. What I didn't know until I read her stunning nonfiction collection is that she is also a trailblazing activist ex-cheerleader poodle-loving almost-nun. And those aren't even spoilers."
- Augusten Burroughs, author of Running With Scissors and Toil & Trouble
MB ( Mary Beth) Caschetta is a recipient of the W.K. Rose Fellowship for Emerging Artists, the Sherwood Anderson Foundation Fiction Award, and the Seattle Review Prize for fiction. She’s a Medical Writer and Content Strategist by day, who lives in Western Massachusetts and on Cape Cod.