A bonfire blazed at our home several days after Christmas under the almost full moon. It was the ritual annual gathering of my stepsons’ tribe of childhood friends, now in their mid-twenties--more than 25 young men and women; healthy, full of vitality, comfortable in their long history together. Up at the house, some 200 feet away, you could hear the sounds of laughter and bursts of excitement from around the fire. It was a very cold night of little effect on the warmth of the moment.
This is the preamble prepared for the upcoming Bioneers one day intensive on creating a "Resilient Communities Network."
This is link to materials referenced as background materials on the Bioneers website in preparation for the Resilient Communities Network, with an excerpt: