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"The time has come, the walrus said, to talk of many things...."

News and views about current affairs, religious freedom issues, and the fight against euthanasia. Also the latest about my cats, goats, sheep, geese and chickens, life in Menominee county, and whatever else is on my mind.

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Location: Wallace, Michigan, United States

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These blogs are the work of Nissa Annakindt, writer and farmer from Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

My poetry and prose have been published in: Struggle, Above the Bridge, HEATHENzine, Idunna, Marklander, Asynjur and PanGaia.

I also was editor/publisher of the Nine Virtues News in its print incarnation, which ran weekly for a while.

Contact me at: Nissa Annakindt PO Box 95 Wallace, MI 49893 USA

"My strength is the strength of ten, because my heart is pure."

Friday, May 13, 2005

A Quilt for Terri

As many of you know I've begun a quilting project to memorialize Terri Schiavo and other victims of euthanasia. I've found just the most wonderful quilt block for such a project--- it is called the 'T block' and in the past was used by the Temperance movement. Click on the link for instructions.

One could embroider the names of Terri Schiavo and others on the triangle just above the letter 'T'.

I've already started a quilt using a different block, but I've already got more names of euthanasia victims to memorialize than there are squares in the quilt so it's just going to be a case of 'continued on the next quilt'. Terri's name will be featured in both quilts.

If anyone else out there has been doing a quilt to remember Terri, drop me a line to let me know or else leave a comment. If your quilt is on the internet or you have some other site of interest let me know and I'll put up a link.

Also--- am putting up a 'quilt' section for my web site in which I will be including pictures of quilt squares, useful links, and a list of names of euthanasia victims. Don't know when it's going to be up, though.