Despite this change in the location, The Homesteader
still evokes the expectation of a climactic showdown.
Also in each novel, before finding his wife, the homesteader
falls in love with a white neighbor, but decides not to pursue his affections due to a sense of race loyalty.
Looking at it like this, we might say that almost everyone is a homesteader
, somewhere on that sliding scale.
Participation in the program is free for GeoCities Homesteaders
and will be available by March 1, 1999.
may create Free Networds(TM) for their Web sites, and other locations they visit on the Internet.
com), the largest and one of the fastest growing communities of personal Web sites on the Internet, today announced a host of improvements and new features to enhance the user experience for the millions of GeoCities Homesteaders
and visitors who enter the site each month.
For a homesteader
who wants to be as independent as possible, who dislikes the results of the highly efficient cheap food goals of industrial agribusiness, and who seeks to do more with less, homestead economics is as important, and as fascinating, as botany and animal husbandry.
With the Homesteader
of the Year program, we hope to honor a few of the nearly 400,000 people who express themselves through GeoCities each day.
Cocooning" and "staycations" are simply new words for what homesteaders
have --and enjoyed--all along.
Other communities could simply share space, purchasing large tracts of land together and developing them, then letting each homesteader
meet his or her personal needs.
A group of historic homesteader
cabins, a grove of ancient sequoias and a condor habitat in California were all threatened Wednesday as this year's feisty fire season continued to rage across the Western states.
In my eagerness to become a homesteader
I have hatched chickens in my formal dining room, purchased ducklings at the flea market and am raising New Zealand rabbits in my backyard.