Have You Ever Wondered How the Brain Cleans Itself?

Dr. Mandel left clinical pediatrics and haw been researching and teaching the connections between mind and body medicine for over 13 years.

Her passion is teaching individuals (especially teens and their families) to look for the answers they are seeking on the INSIDE, where all the answers lie.

I Am Neither Surgical

Hadara Bar-Nadav is an NEA fellow and author of several award-winning books of poetry, among them The Singing Pills (forthcoming), The New Nudity, Lullaby (with Exit Sign), The Frame Called Ruin, and A Glass of Milk to Kiss Goodnight, as well as the chapbooks Fountain and Furnace and Show Me Yours. She is also co-author with Michelle Boisseau of the best-selling textbook Writing Poems, 8th ed. Hadara is a Professor of English and teaches in the MFA program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.


Michael Foran is from Ware, Massachusetts, and teaches literature classes at Holyoke Community College. His most recent poems have appeared in Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors, Driftwood Press, Ocotillo Review, Rumble Fish Quarterly and Blood Tree Literature

East Coast Housing

Escape Atlanta city life at the Cardinal Cabin. A short trip from Atlanta, Cardinal Cabin is the ideal getaway for couples, families or for a much needed solo retreat to the GA mountains. Come stay and play in our game room, chill in the hot tub and bring your S’more kit for the backyard fire pit. Enjoy the fresh air, and resort amenities: a community pool, rec room and workout facilities. Hit the wineries and local shops/eats in Ellijay.