I started posting to this forum to fill a void created by passing of my younger brother (best friend, and the only E-mail pal I had). Reading and posting on this forum helped me recover from the loss - thanks!
Along the way, I've learned a lot about RE and finally gained some confidence to plan for RE in 2015 (or 16 - OMY syndrome). Thanks again for those who posted here to share their knowledge.
I've also had a few not so proud moments. A few of my posts were deemed too political or insensitive (and removed, thankfully). I think I've got this "don't post political stuff" here down, finally.
500 posts later, I am still learning a lot from this forum and find threads that I can contribute (
Long live RE.org!