Rebecca Dale is a late-blooming communitarian living in Currents community in southeastern Ohio. She has been a farmer, worked as a nurse, librarian, and occasional free-lance writer, and used the freedom of retirement to complete graduate work in Earth Literacy and earn a certificate in permaculture design. Digging in the dirt and hanging out in the woods are high on her list of favorite things.
Articles by Rebecca Dale
A dancer’s year at Currents community opens and transforms both her and the group.
After confronting an identity crisis worthy of adolescence, a 65-year-old finds a new home in community and discovers that elderhood is a blessing, not a curse.
How Currents Community Got Its Groove Back (Issue # 142)
Born in celebration, a rural group in Ohio lost some of its community spirit once home-building and family-raising started—until members discovered the Hawaiian luau.