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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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Principles
January 2, 2017

Exploring Consent at Blazing Swan

Image by Project Consent Consent is simple. If it’s not yes, it’s no. Here are a few tips for exploring consent at Blazing Swan: Is someone naked, scantily clad, or showing skin? This is not an invitation to touch, caress, or…
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Principles
December 13, 2016

Leave No Trace and MOOP

Photo by Kieran MacFarlane It may be the last thing you do at an event, but it’s one of the most important!  It’s Leave No Trace! I’m sure your mum would agree that we should all clean up after ourselves, but…
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