E-mails Journal

E-mail to Ryan / HS Humor

E-mail is a lost art. We don’t send them anymore and even when we did, most people weren’t very good at personal e-mails and could only manage one or two sentences in my experience.  I’d certainly like to save a lot of my old e-mails and post them publicly or privately on this blog as […]


E-mail about to host about Movabletype

Hello,   I’m trying to install Movabletype on my website at “” but I’m having some trouble.  I’m pretty much an amature at this and have read the directions on your website and in movable type but am still having trouble.  Everytime I try to access my .cgi files I keep getting the message “page […]

E-mails Japan - 日本

E-mail to Sophie 9.19.2004

Hello Sophie! Nice to hear from you.  Congratulations with your new job, I hope it goes well and that you enjoy it. As for me, I’m still living in Japan but am moving to Vietnam October 1st. I find the business environment much better there and hope to obtain a job in importing, exporting or […]

E-mails Việt Nam

E-mail to Mark 9.16.2004 – Vietnam Visa

Hello Mark, Thanks a million.  I owe you an enormous debt of gratitude!!  I was completely shocked when they told me that I needed special permission to get a visa and so were the other 10 or so people waiting to get a visa.  They didn’t even post it on their website!  I also called […]

Japan - 日本 Việt Nam

E-mail to Phuong 9.11.2004

Hello Phuong,   I’m preparing to leave Tokyo and I’m getting rid of all my things.  It is a little sad to leave Tokyo but I am getting excited about coming to Vietnam.  I’m sure I will have a better life there.    Of course I don’t want to live in Hanoi, so I won’t […]