Sunday, December 18, 2011

Will Blog For Food

Literally.

The hammer fell again, this time harder than usual. The landlord has given me a 3 day notice, and I barely have enough money to get to the local DPSS office to see if I can get a Department 8 grant for this month and next month to offset some of the balance I now owe.

As some of you know, I've not been working for the past 6 weeks at all, which leaves only my Social Security, which would have been fine if I hadn't had a serious pulmonary problem develop, which even with Medicare has tapped me out with all the co-pays for the specialists, tests, and medications. I also have state bar dues to pay if I want/am able to work next year. The main problem is that I only have enough money for that visit to Pasadena tomorrow. The cat has food. I have very little.

What I need is a bunch of small donations from a lot of people. I know it's the wrong time of the year to be asking for this kind of help (as if there's a right time), but I need it and I need it quickly. Please help if you can.

This time I'm really scared.

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9 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Diane, if you're willing to take a check, drop me a line at SerafCom@aol.com. I think I can spare $50. But I don't do Paypal.

--Joel

8:34 PM  
Anonymous darms said...

Can you give us Paypal haters an address with which to send a check? Although now unemployed 3.5 years I could send a little - darms

10:19 PM  
Blogger Diane said...

darms. If you'll send an email to cabearie@earthlink.net, I'll send an address. Thanks.

Diane

1:51 AM  
Anonymous Athenae said...

Done. Thank you for all you do for blogtopia.

A.

6:13 AM  
Blogger Bob said...

Please take care, Diane. You be well.

7:17 AM  
Blogger Unknown said...

I sent a little.. will send more later but that's all I can do this week. <3

2:58 PM  
Blogger echidne said...

Done

3:02 PM  
Blogger Bianca's mom said...

Diane, this is Grumpybunny - I left a little in the pot. I wish it could be more!

3:42 PM  
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5:31 AM  

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