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Month: May, 2008

What Happened Before and a Little After (Part III)

Update 2Writing these emails is starting to feel more like writing a blog than it should, but how else would you expect me to keep you up to date?  If you’re getting this email, then you must know me well enough to know I won’t be making phone calls 😉  A text message, maybe, but that’s a lot of messages flying back and forth. Anyway,  here’s whats new (again, with short and long versions for the time-conscious reader): For The Guy/Gal On-the-Go Nothing.  Nothing is new.  I haven’t seen or heard from a doctor yet despite my best efforts.  Two more appointments have been scheduled for early and mid-June. For Those Reading Email At Work The neurology appointment we were all holding our breath over was canceled due to a family emergency on the doctors’ part.  As I wrote before, … Continue reading

What Happened Before and a Little After (Part II)

Quick Update:While waiting for my appointment this morning, the doctor called in with family emergency.  None of her patients were seen, and I have been rescheduled for a date in June.  Because of the urgency implied while I was in the hospital, we’re going to see what can be done about an earlier appointment. When I said there were only three possible outcomes to this meeting, I was clearly underestimating fate once again. How am I feeling?  Crunchy.  Disappointed.  Annoyed.  But having had my fair share of family emergencies, I know that there is no one to blame, and nothing to do but wait and do what is in front of me. Updates on the way as I have them.Irms P.S.  Thanks for all the reply emails.  The response is/was something else.  I don’t really believe all the positive things … Continue reading

What Happened Before and a Little After (Part I)

The email you’re about to read is long and I’ll be using words I don’t fully understand so brace yourself.  You’re receiving this for at least one of the following reasons: I have recently flaked on something I said I would do for or with you, including but not limited to a website I said I would build a presentation I said I would give a meeting I said I would attend a letter I said I would write a computer I said I would fix some numbers I said would crunch a meal I said we should have You were not notified immediately of the events described below, but I still think you would want to know You have heard of the events, but you’re getting the details wrong, so I’m here to correct you I’m also hoping this … Continue reading