Saints don't make good housewives.
~ Sandra Cisneros____________________________
Quoted from "The Girl Who Became a Saint: Teresa Urrea" in Sandra Cisnero's A House of My Own: Stories from My Life (Knopf, 2015) (This is a wonderful collection of short, nonfiction pieces.)
Sandra Cisneros, Writer, Founder of Macondo Foundation, Alfredo Cisneros del Moral Foundation, and Latino MacArthur Fellows (MacArturos)
Cisneros's other books include Have You Seen Marie? (2012; Vintage Paper, 2014) and The House on Mango Street (Vintage, 1991), now enjoying its 24th anniversary. Browse the complete list of her books on her Website.
"Sandra Cisneros: Pioneering Latina Writer" at Makers