A place of one’s own.

Paradise is one’s own place,
One’s own people,
One’s own world,
Knowing and known,
Perhaps even
Loving and loved.

Octavia E. Butler, The Parable of the Sower

The name is appropriate for the collective of people nestled into the acreage off of Durham’s Milton Road. There, people have found a way to escape the systemic pressures of a society that can be uncaring and unsupportive and create a manner of tending the individual and community through building community wealth, fostering environmental sustainability, and actualizing community wellness.

Examining the patterns and habits of life that nurture life, with EarthSeed, we are creating modern architectural solutions that support and cultivate human values.