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Won't be on HP for awhile.

  1. WryLilt profile image92
    WryLiltposted 7 years ago

    To complete my run of bad luck, last night my house was struck by lightning. It fried my computer as well as my modem. I'm using a borrowed 'net stick which keeps giving me errors half the time and based on the service my ISP gives me, I doubt I'll be getting 'net back for awhile (yes, I wrote a complaint hub about them!). Unfortunately last time they stuffed me up, they also ended up getting me on a different contract which they inform me will be over $200 to cancel. Lovely.

    So if you don't see me around for a few weeks (months?), or I don't answer your emails or comments, that's why!

    1. oderog profile image42
      oderogposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Am also sorry to hear that, you will definitely need to look for an alternative but before that all the best

    2. profile image0
      cookingdivaposted 7 years agoin reply to this


      I am so sorry to hear this! Sending best vibes, hope all things goes back to normal soon. Have a great holidays and take care.

  2. RedElf profile image88
    RedElfposted 7 years ago

    I am so sorry to hear of this latest misfortune. Hope you will be back soon, and without too much grief. big_smilebig_smilebig_smile

  3. habee profile image94
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    Oh, Wrylit, that's terrible! We'll miss you!

  4. 2uesday profile image81
    2uesdayposted 7 years ago

    Sorry you have had this happen I hope it gets sorted out soon for you. I hope you and your family enjoy Christmas, the 'little one' will make it special for you, I am sure. they often play with the boxes before the toys Christmas morning.

  5. raisingme profile image84
    raisingmeposted 7 years ago

    I hope your hubs make you a whack load of money while you are gone!  Will miss you.

  6. Aficionada profile image87
    Aficionadaposted 7 years ago

    Ditto!  I just can't see HP without WryLilt. 

    What a serious bummer.
    I do hope things will get better for you - and soon! - and I hope the hubs will earn bundles for you.

  7. shazwellyn profile image58
    shazwellynposted 7 years ago

    I am very sorry to hear that you are having a bad time.  I am sending some nice thoughts out so as you get a smooth and happy resolve to all your situations.  I wish you well WryLilt and look forward to seeing a quick return smile

  8. PaulaHenry1 profile image77
    PaulaHenry1posted 7 years ago

    We will miss you! I know I will anyhow, as you are always very helpful. I am so sorry to hear of your misfortunes...good luck to you and come back soon!

  9. Mark Ewbie profile image89
    Mark Ewbieposted 7 years ago

    Good luck Wrylilt. Hope your Xmas goes well.

  10. wilderness profile image97
    wildernessposted 7 years ago

    Sorry to hear of your misfortune, Wry.  Sure hope you will be up and running again soon - we miss you here.

    Wishing you a merry Christmas in spite of the difficulties.  Hold it together for a while - it will get better.

  11. KristenGrace profile image59
    KristenGraceposted 7 years ago

    Along with your other HP supporters here, I wish you luck - So sorry to hear this happened - and right before the holidays sad

    Hope to see you back soon.

  12. timorous profile image84
    timorousposted 7 years ago

    Awww...Wry...that sucks! sad

    But hey...things may be a bit trying at the moment, but these trials are just a moment in time.  You mustn't dwell on what went wrong.  Think positively on getting on with the now, and the future.  I'm sending positive thoughts your way.

    Best of luck, and I'm sure we'll see you very soon. Have yourself a Merry little Christmas...problems notwithstanding. smile

  13. viryabo profile image87
    viryaboposted 7 years ago

    We will miss your prescence here Wry.

    Look on the bright side. You wont have to keep checking your earnings everyday, ( i check every hour lol), so when you finally return, you'll see a windfall of $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$.

    Goodluck and have a great Christmas.

  14. Gypsy48 profile image73
    Gypsy48posted 7 years ago

    Hope you will be back soon!

  15. xixi12 profile image71
    xixi12posted 7 years ago

    aww Wry sorry to hear about this unfortunate incident, I pray you will be back soon

  16. sofs profile image82
    sofsposted 7 years ago

    That sound really unfortunate .. hope everything will be sorted out soon.. Best wishes to you Wry.

  17. lindajot profile image71
    lindajotposted 7 years ago

    So sorry to hear about this!  All out of your control and not fun to have to deal with.  I hope it all works out soon.

  18. lorlie6 profile image84
    lorlie6posted 7 years ago

    I hope everyone's okay!  Wow.  I'm really sorry to hear this.  Do you have a local library where you can use computers?  When my machine is on the fritz, I use theirs-free.
    We hope to see you here soon!

  19. Pandoras Box profile image66
    Pandoras Boxposted 7 years ago

    That sucks Wry. Hope it all gets worked out very soon, but in the meantime enjoy your holiday vacation!

  20. Mikeydoes profile image76
    Mikeydoesposted 7 years ago

    Sorry to hear that. I would be freaking out.

    Don't look at any Amazon/adsense earnings that whole time and then come look back at it in a couple weeks! I always wanted to do that, but I don't have near enough hubs.

  21. saleheensblog profile image61
    saleheensblogposted 7 years ago

    please, miss me tongue

  22. richtwf profile image60
    richtwfposted 7 years ago

    Your dark cloud will shift and the sun will shine again! All things happen for a reason. Good comes from unfortunate events and in hindsight you'll look back and smile and realise what lessons you've learnt! Keep smiling and be happy!

  23. Bill Manning profile image75
    Bill Manningposted 7 years ago

    Sorry to hear about all your troubles. I'm sure things will turn around soon for you. Have a great Christmas. smile

  24. lakeerieartists profile image76
    lakeerieartistsposted 7 years ago

    That really sucks.  Hope things turn around for you faster than you anticipate.  smile

  25. Ign Andy profile image59
    Ign Andyposted 7 years ago

    Wrylilt, I'm sorry to hear that. We'll miss you, I hope everything will turn around better for you as well.

  26. Kangaroo_Jase profile image83
    Kangaroo_Jaseposted 7 years ago

    Bad Luck is another term of words for 'I don't see it now, but there are some key learning's I will gain from this experience'

    Wry, take care of you and the family and get back when you can get back. The fantastic thing is you know your views and earnings will grow without even creating new and exciting hubs.

  27. katiem2 profile image59
    katiem2posted 7 years ago

    I'm going to imagine a run of good luck flooding your life so much so your unable to remember the bad.

    We'll miss you and look forward to seeing you back soon, like tomorrow.


  28. Docmo profile image93
    Docmoposted 7 years ago

    Take care and hope everything is sorted soon. I am sure the holidays will bring good cheer and the New Year will bring a great run of good fortune!


  29. Mikeydoes profile image76
    Mikeydoesposted 7 years ago

    I might have more hubs than you when you get back smile at least on this account you have showing. Haha. Thats my goal! So take a little time!

  30. jokeapptv profile image57
    jokeapptvposted 7 years ago

    dont you have insurance?
    You can use Library Computers ! I know alot people that use librarys. Also Coffee shops got free wifi. i bet you can get another computer cheap on a classifieds site. dont give up.
    Your great here.

  31. profile image0
    TopUniverseposted 7 years ago

    Sorry to hear we miss you for a while. Anyway happy holidays to you and expecting you will be back here in short time.

  32. WryLilt profile image92
    WryLiltposted 7 years ago

    Only on for a minute but couldn't miss going on HP of course. tongue

    As to library computers, wifi etc, pretty difficult with a one year old daughter who doesn't like to sit still for five minutes and is pretty much with me 24 hours a day when I'm not working.

    I'm hoping to get my net back hopefully first week in January, so will see how that goes.

    I've been using an internet stick but it's bloody expensive, chewed through $15 in about half an hour of just plain sites, not even videos or big pictures!

  33. Joy56 profile image77
    Joy56posted 7 years ago

    Come Back Soon, I will miss you.  Sorry this has happened.....

  34. travelespresso profile image80
    travelespressoposted 7 years ago

    Oh Wry, I am so sorry to hear about your run of bad luck.

    I hope it gets sorted out soon and you are back writing hubs and dishing out great advice. smile 

    In the meantime, your great hubs will still be earning you some $$$$ and hopefully lots of it.  How cool is that?

    I hope you can find a way to enjoy the break and come back soon refreshed.

  35. WryLilt profile image92
    WryLiltposted 7 years ago

    Thanks everyone. I'm officially back. Which is very surprising since I was advised by telstra that my 'net would be connected by Friday, meaning they're actually EARLY. I didn't know that was possible for telstra!

    I'm still on hubby's crappy old computer though, since mine hasn't been fixed yet. sad

    1. saleheensblog profile image61
      saleheensblogposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      welcome back, i hope you had a great Christmas

    2. profile image0
      TopUniverseposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I was actually hoping that you will come back much early that what you said. Welcome back.

  36. timorous profile image84
    timorousposted 7 years ago

    Great to see you back WryLilt.  You must be thankful for small mercies.  All good things come to those who wait... smile