First Annual Living On The Earth Award Announced

The Living On The Earth Award is presented to individuals or institutions who demonstrate outstanding action toward creating sustainability, peace, justice, economic empowerment for independent artists and/or diversity.

The winners of the first annual awards will be announced by Alicia Bay Laurel on the Summer Solstice, June 21, 2006.

The awards honor real world and online activity, but each nominee must have some web presence.

To nominate yourself or a favorite individual or organization, create an account on and tag the nominee’s website with the tag "loteaward." Alicia will be be monitoring the tagged sites and will be highlighting the activities of nominees on her blog between now and the Solstice.

She looks forward to making many new connections and honoring much worthy work.