What Happens When You Drop Your Cell Phone Into the Sacred Buddhist Sand Painting?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall The red-robed monks have spent days creating this intricate Tibetan sand painting. It's a sacred mandala. At its center sits … [Read more...]

Writing Room: A Week With Lauren Winner — Of “Girl (Woman) Meets God”

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I posted this entry a couple years ago after a writing workshop week in Santa Fe with Lauren Winner. She's a fascinating … [Read more...]