Alexis Zeigler has lived in intentional communities all of his adult life. He is also an activist, writer, and orchardist, currently living at Woodfolk House in central Virginia and helping start a sustainability-focused education center and community nearby called Living Energy Farm
. His website is conev.org
Articles by Alexis Zeigler
The author recounts his personal history with the “mentally ill”—social misfits who can show us the way to a better world, if they are allowed to make the journey.
Revolutionary Communitarianism? (Issue # 143)
The author’s activist friends in rural Virginia turn out to have above American average per capita energy use. Intentional communities, with shockingly lower energy footprints, are the sleeping giant of the conservation movement.