independance is good but!

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Tango3, Nov 25, 2007.


  1. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    Interesting essay describing the social needs of even hardcore self sufficient lifestyle, even the most self sufficient find they need people.

    I get a thrill reading some of this ran prieur self sufficient anarchist stuff, I think because it is a refreshingly different pov from todays wearing consumerist society; but I havea fearful vision having a root cellar full of stored veggies for winter, a cask of wine fermenting, deer hanging in the shop generally having "done it"and some how felling the same insecurities/uncertainties.and looking for the next "best". Some sick returning competitive "phantom limb pain" from the severed connection with society.This found essay fills this idea out better than I can
    http://www.incharacter.org/article.php?article=87
     
  2. the dog

    the dog Monkey+++

    i like my quiet spot in the mtns but sometimes i do crave company.but i want it to be in doses i can stand......lol...the feed store is a nice place to yak about critters and such and get a few ideas on what the locals are raiseing on their farms and steads.i dont mind going to library either.the computer is a nice place to yak about stuff also.being a old bachelor i sometimes am grumpy....lol

    p.s. i cant wait to have a root cellar.
     
  3. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    Always welcome to just yak here!I'm sure all the good folk of monkeytown feel the same ...
    Ican't take crowded stores now TIL january without getting pretty tense....
     
  4. ozarkgoatman

    ozarkgoatman Resident goat herder

    Other than WG and DD the less I'm around people the happier I am.

    OGM
     
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