ParticipatePreparePrinciples
February 19, 2017

Bringing in Burgins – Each one Teach one

We all feel the rapid increase in the number of Blazing Swan participants, the increase in media attention and the ever-buzzing interest in official community events. As a result, heaps of ‘Virgin Blazers’ have joined the community - some come…
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ParticipatePrinciples
February 16, 2017

The Difference between Communal Effort and Civic Responsibility

I like the idea of talking about the principles of Communal Effort and Civic Responsibility at the same time because while they are often intertwined, there are distinct differences between the two. Both of these principles are about how we…
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Principles
February 5, 2017

Consent, the 11th Principle of Blazing Swan

Consent is the, cornerstone of a healthy community, even in an erotically charged, mind expanding and boundary challenging environment such as Blazing Swan. We want to help prevent sexual harassment, substance abuse and unwanted gifting while ensuring that participation, immediacy,…
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PrinciplesTheme Camp
February 5, 2017

Grey Water at Blazing Swan

What is grey water? Grey water is water that has been used for cooking, washing, dish-washing, or bathing and contains soap, detergent, food scraps or food residue. Grey water disposal is a constant issue when living off-the-grid and adhering to…
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Principles
January 18, 2017

Immediacy – Do it Now!

Right now I have to write. I’d actually prefer to watch a stand up comedian while I drink some wine because it seems like more fun. I have a concrete plan to shower, brush my teeth and get into bed,…
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