Author: Tracy Matfin
Tracy Matfin and coauthor Dona Willoughby live, learn, teach, and grow at Laâ€™akea Community, currently comprised of nine adults and two children on 23 acres on Hawaiiâ€™s Big Island (permaculture-hawaii.com). Articles by Tracy Matfin include: Doing It, or Are We? (Issue # 153)
Growing Together through Trauma, with the LandPosted on April 9, 2019 by
When La’akea Community’s stability is disrupted and its existence threatened by the aftermath of an earthquake, members discover that their land is a much larger source of “glue” to keep them together than they had thought.
Hot Topic, Raw Emotion, and the Spice of Life: Chewing over Food Choice in CommunityPosted on June 24, 2015 by
At La’akea, members’ various approaches to food reflect the quest for emotional as well as physical sustainability.
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