Author: Alline Anderson
Alline has been a member of Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage since 1999. She and her husband Kurt run the Milkweed Mercantile, a strawbale, solar- and wind-powered Inn and Seminar Program. Contact her at alline AT milkweedmercantile.comâ€”sheâ€™d love to hear from you.
Articles by Alline Anderson include:
- Cars and Rabbits (Issue # 143)
- Building a Business in Community (Issue # 138)
- The Solace of Friends in Community (Issue # 151)
Women’s Empowerment Circles offer community-within-community, building trust, caring, and mutual support.
There wasn’t much chance that her lifelong dream of owning a bookstore would come true in her rural Missouri community. So Alline Anderson set off down the exciting and terrifying path of launching the Milkweed Mercantile–creating jobs, providing a market for community products, and offering a warm place for visitors to put up their feet.