Nebraska Authors

Michelle DeRusha

Author Of

  • Journalism
  • Nonfiction


Religion; Spiritual or Inspirational; History of Religion


BA in English, University of Massachusetts
MA in English, University of Connecticut


Magazine Writer/Editor
Fundraiser for public media


Spiritual Misfit: A Memoir of Uneasy Faith. 2014.
50 Women Every Christian Should Know: Learning from Heroines of the Faith. 2014.
Katharina and Martin Luther: The Radical Marriage of a Runaway Nun and a Radical Monk. 2017
True You: Letting Go of Your False Self to Uncover the Person God Created. 2019.

The author also blogs and writes a monthly column on religion and spirituality for the Lincoln Journal Star.

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Michelle DeRusha

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