the books on Buddhist teachings he had brought with him, he found solace
in the written words, but he longed for more. On a whim, he emailed
Shambhala International and requested assistance. An unexpected response
and ongoing support from Buddhist teacher and meditation instructor
Margot Neuman helped him to retain a sane and humble humanity in a
situation that often plummeted into lethal insanity.
addresses the horrors of war from an extraordinary human perspective.
SSG. Kendel did not lose his compassion in the face of grave risk, nor
did he endanger fellow soldiers while he remained true to himself--rare
feats in our violent world.
247 pages. Paperback.