The un-permaculture darkness of being

Permaculture is life, is designing, is creating and building with living things. Our health is determined by the amount of light we let pass through or inside a system. Darkness is often seen as the opposite of good health. It is the absence of life, yet the presence of sickness….

Combing a Site

(Building Off grid- Part 1: Cleaning the Site) One year ago, I embarked on a grand project. For the longest possible time I had wanted to really build an off-grid house. It had always been an impulsive idea in my mind, but the more the thought crosses my mind the…

Synergy Matter

What happens when things fall into place, when materials, tools and people suddenly generate a synergy beyond compare? Magic happens and the unexpected of energies and conflict thereof evaporate in an utterly interesting balance of forces. Recently, our team started a development project in Divilacan, Isabela under the Sustainable Technologies…