Passing it On 2009

Passing it On 2009

Policies for Passing It On Submissions

  • Material will be peer reviewed and lightly edited
  • Fiction or non-fiction should be 1,000 to 3,000 words
  • Poetry, photographs and art will mostly remain within a page
  • The over-all focus is on exploring mindfulness practice (not just Buddhist)
  • References to mindfulness and contemplative practice are encouraged.

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