Hymns of a Cardboard Box by Bo Schwabacher
The purpose of the Mandala Journal Blog is to provide a space of conversation for topics related to the content of our most current issue. This piece was submitted by contributor Bo Schwabacher. - The history of war between my brother and me is segmented by profane slurs. Crying between the crack of my bedroom door and the hallway, the space between my family and me, I heard my brother yell, “Ship...
healing by Jessica Burkhalter
I’ve always found healing in the written word. Writing has a way of reaching deep into the heart and curing the most aligning parts. Why do we write? Why do we read? Everyone has a different answer, but I imagine that all answers would involve a journey to find resolution—to find peace and healing. As life changes and we search for answers to difficult circumstances that arise in life, the...