Category Archives: health insurance

Yesterday was just awful….

I told a friend I’d drive her to an outpatient surgery center for “a procedure”. That meant getting up at 5 AM and sneaking out without waking the dogs. When we arrived, they informed us they would not do surgery … Continue reading

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My Fifteen Seconds of Fame

This is not the real story, personally gratifying though it is. But I hope it will help me get at the real story, which is buried in Section 112-C of RULES OF TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION BUREAU OF … Continue reading

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On the Present Value of Investments Past

If I sound ungrateful, consider this: I have worked since the summer I was ten. I have been ready and willing to work for the last seven years but have been unable to find lasting full time employment, let alone … Continue reading

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Slow Motion Train Wreck

I may be dying. You could point out that we’re all dying, and I couldn’t argue with that. But have a lump in my breast. And I have no medical insurance. I have been under- or un- employed for seven … Continue reading

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