We are creating a community quilt for Brian McMichael (a.k.a. McDoc, husband of Linda Kernohan), who is undergoing treatment for prostate cancer. He had surgery in May, and will likely begin radiation therapy soon.
Joel Silberman came from the world of music and theater to do something extremely valuable — he trains progressive politicians, activists and organizations to communicate effectively, especially in front of cameras.
Our friend Mopshell is a pillar of the Pootie Peeps, author of some of the most wonderful community diaries about animal companions. A true artist with Photoshop, she has brought many, many smiles to petlovers across this site.
BFSkinner was one of the first recipients of a community quilt...number 6, actually, in 2009. The reason was lupus, a disease that was, distressingly, affecting the cognition of this very brilliant and successful psychologist.