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A Warm Welcome, and Introduction

Published May 6th

Well met! Apologies for the poor photo, but we all have to start somewhere. My name is Robin Gosse, founder of The Gosse Foundation. In short, our ambition, our mission if you will, is to create a database of sustainable research for free for all...

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Tir Tairngire Ecovillage Essay

Published May 6th

Tir Tairngire Ecovillage Essay (Written for a Pagan Website) August 11, 2011 at 10:49am A community is like an organism, it must be fed, kept healthy, and occasionally it’s members must be culled (typically through some judiciary or healthcare system). The Tir Tairngire is like...

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I Intend to Misbehave

Published May 6th

I Intend to Misbehave August 11, 2011 at 10:59am Children of all ages have dreams, and many are taught that such things are exercises in whimsey and best left in childhood. Their parents teach them that well behaved children do not waste time on fantasy,...

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Ultra-Passive Worker Screening Saves Time and Resources!

Published May 6th

Ultra-Passive Worker Screening Saves Time and Resources! August 18, 2011 at 2:07pm This is the true benefit of my fanaticism right here; it’s a notion that we’ve discussed a little before, in previous generations of the forum and have mentioned it peripherally elsewhere in this...

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Healing the Homeless!

Published May 6th

Healing the Homeless! August 11, 2011 at 2:03pm In the quest for a devoted worker-pool, several ideas were proposed, and most were rejected for fear of lacking reliability or viability in the projected permanence of those enrolled. Given that paychecks for given hours worked will...

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A Secure Perimeter, Secure Homesteads

Published May 6th

A Secure Perimeter, Secure Homesteads August 18, 2011 at 2:47pm Security, from the Latin “cautela” meaning caution, precaution, security.   To borrow the phrase “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” we have already solved 99% of the problems by screening both...

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The Tir Tairngire Foundation – Draft Proposal

Published May 6th

The Tir Tairngire Foundation – Draft Proposal December 1, 2011 at 5:00pm The Tir Tairngire Foundation, once simply known as the Tir Tairngire Project, has evolved into a new phase of existence. Once the brainchild of one man, which became a labour of love shared...

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Tir Tairngire; A Mission, A Dream

Published May 6th

Tir Tairngire; A Mission, A Dream March 24, 2012 at 3:11pm Tir Tairngire, The Place of Promise, one of the six blessed isles of the Fae in Irish mythology. Understood to be equated with a Fae “afterlife”, it’s where magical beings can rest in a...

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Ecovillage Dreams: Redux

Published May 6th

Ecovillage Dreams: Redux August 18, 2012 at 10:54pm Words: 3406 (Originally written for WitchVox: http://www.witchvox.com/vu/vxposts.html) Due to the popularity, I suspect, of the WITCHVOX website, it’s taking months and months to publish a single article through the editing process. I cannot even begin to express...

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