To create a conscious space, you need to focus on the dynamics in the space. Each interpersonal or physical space has distinct qualities that can be nurtured or altered once they become conscious elements of your experience.
The other challenge to any intentional community - be it a town, city or village, is that our skills at social interaction have atrophied. As our lives got busier and our focus shifted to our work lives and our nuclear family, the rituals that nurture and sustain community relationships have fallen from our realm of habit.
Here is a list of some movies you may have missed about sense of place. Please read about them before watching them.
Instead, by fully participating in your own life and the world around you, you knit the world together one connection at a time.