Stories by Ellen LaConte

Ellen LaConte is a contributing editor to Green Horizon Magazine and the Ecozoic. Her most recent book is 'Life Rules: Why So Much Is Going Wrong Everywhere At Once and How Life Teaches Us To Fix It' (Green Horizon/iUniverse, 2010). Sign up for her bimonthly online newsletter, Starting Point, at subscribe to Ellen LaConte's feed

Posted on: Oct 10, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Democracy is not something we have but something we do, together; how we organize ourselves and relate to and behave with each other. And it's not unique to humans.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Here's a plea to the famous novelist to help scare us into action.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2011, Source: AlterNet

There are at least five reasons why more of us should take up the spade, make some compost, and start gardening with a vengeance.