Sharon Astyk

Sharon Astyk is a writer, teacher, blogger, and farmer who raises vegetables, poultry, and dairy goats with her family in upstate New York. She and her family use 80% less energy and resources than the average American household. Sharon is a member of the Board of Directors of ASPO-USA founder of the Riot 4 Austerity, and the award-winning author of four previous books including "Making Home," "Depletion and Abundance" and "Independence Days."