Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillages and Intentional Communities (Paperback)

Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillages and Intentional Communities

By Diana Leafe Christian, Patch Adams (Foreword by)

New Society Publishers, 9780865714717, 272pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2003



Creating a Life Together is the only resource available that provides step-by-step practical information distilled from numerous firsthand sources on how to establish an intentional community. It deals in depth with structural, interpersonal and leadership issues, decision-making methods, vision statements, and the development of a legal structure, as well as profiling well-established model communities. This exhaustive guide includes excellent sample documents among its wealth of resources.

Diana Leafe Christian is the editor of Communities magazine and has contributed to Body & Soul, Yoga Journal, and Shaman's Drum, among others. She is a popular public speaker and workshop leader on forming intentional communities, and has been interviewed about the subject on NPR. She is a member of an intentional community in North Carolina.