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Author: Josina Guess


Josina Guess lives and works at Jubilee Partners, a Christian community that offers hospitality and English lessons to refugees. Learn more at www.jubileepartners.org. She is a graduate of Earlham College and worked as a doula and children’s minister in Philadelphia before moving to Georgia in 2011. She often thinks about what to write next while she is hanging laundry. Articles by Josina Guess include: Putting Our Lives on the Line (Issue # 161)

About That Clothesline…

Posted on December 28, 2018 by

After a communitarian’s love affair with line drying starts to wane, and eventually withers, she leaves community—partly to pursue an evolving relationship with a clothes dryer.


Putting Our Lives on the Line

Posted on January 14, 2014 by

Jubilee Partners’ clothesline does more than dry clothes with solar power; it helps build community.


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