Author Archives: thespesnetwork

Cascadia Forest Defenders: the latest from the Community Portal

Cascadia Forest Defenders are the last line of defense between the forest and the sawmills. We are decentralized activists working together to stop the ecologically devastating and economically exploitative industrial timber harvest practices though community outreach, grassroots organizing, political pressure and non-violent direct action. We can also offer training and resources to other groups working […]

Loki the Spes Bus: newest addition to the Community Portal

Meet the Loki Crew!  We lived for the past six months on a 1964 GM Coach bus. Loki the Spes Bus is a mobile community of creative people attempting to broaden our     experience in sustainable, conscious and communal living by traveling from community to community, sharing skills and engaging in work exchange.  Our mission is […]

Black Bear Medicine: from The Writing Desk

From our resident student (and teacher) of Animal Medicine, Katie Bentley, come a few thoughts on the recent growth of the black bear population.  Click on image below to read.

cairn (n) \’kern\ : the latest from the writing desk

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EAT MORE KALE : the latest from Do This At Home

Rick Signor’s take on those dark greens:

welcome to the Spes network

Hello!  Welcome to the Spes network, formerly known as the Loki Post.  We intend this blog (and the email updates about this blog which many of you have signed up for already) to be a news source about, by, and for the world’s growing creative and sustainable community.   That means we invite YOU to […]