Chapter 22: “Cuba’s More Christian & Democratic than the U.S.”

This is Chapter 22 of my novel, The Pope’s Secret.

Virtually all the lines spoken by Mr. Castro in this chapter are direct quotes from Fidel on Religion by Brazil’s Frei Betto who personally gave me permission to use those statements verbatim.

To read previous chapters of The Pope’s Secret, just scroll down.

Chapter Twenty-One: “Gierek Meets the Comandante”

This is Chapter 21 of my novel, The Pope’s Secret. Virtually all the lines spoken by Mr. Castro in this chapter are direct quotes from Fidel on Religion by Brazil’s Frei Betto who personally gave me permission to use those statements verbatim.

To read previous chapters of The Pope’s Secret, just scroll down.

Chapter Seventeen: “Damiana and the Pope”

John Paul II had an “intense” friendship with a married woman for over 30 years

This is Chapter 17 of my novel The Pope, His Chamberlain, the Jinetera, and Fidel: a novel about Cuba, Prostitution and the Catholic Church. For previous chapters, just scroll down.