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We Have Something to Say to YOU, Sara R and winglion!

Meditation ChairBy smileycreek

A scary diagnosis, a serious injury, a death in the family, caretaking a parent with Alzheimer's, living with cancer....all of it can feel lonely and isolating. In this online world of Daily Kos, though, we have genuine Healers named Sara R and winglion who fill that breach with something extraordinary:  A Community Quilt.

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Bill in Portland Maine

Bill in Portland Maine (colon cancer)

I know I am not alone in my shock.  I just learned Bill in Portland Maine has been in the hospital for several days.  He had an exploratory surgery last week because of persistent abdominal pain that he has been suffering for a long time now.

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Community Quilt for The Marti

By Sara R
Monday Feb 27, 2017

Our Marti is an uplifting presence at the heart of the Daily Kos community.  You will see her cheerful self in any of the social diaries throughout the day but most especially in the Pootie diaries. 

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VA Hospital Service Project: Portland

This year, rather than coinciding with a Netroots Nation conference, we delivered on March 10, 2016 to the hospital local to me.  As it turns out, the timing was good.  We were told that March can be a thinner time for gifts of comfort items to the VA so our gifts will be immediately useful.

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