I am a new baker, and I do not have/will not buy a bread machine...
Also, I LOVE sourdough and I dont know much about it... What is starter?
I really want to bake my own sourdough boules for soup night.
Welcome! Here is a link for Wild Yeast starters http://www.thefreshloaf.com/node/233 . I'm sure you will find this hobby very addicting, as I have!