Bil Browning

Birthday wishes

Filed By Bil Browning | October 08, 2007 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Living
Tags: Bil Browning, birthday, donation plea, Indiana AIDS Walk, karma, solicitation

Holy cow! It's still early and my inbox is overflowing with birthday wishes. Today I turn 35. I am firmly planted in middle age now.

For those of you who have written and asked what happened to the link to my Amazon wish list, I can only say, "It's not just my site anymore. And who has room for 40 wish lists?!" *grins* Instead, I have a better idea.

So far for the Indiana AIDS Walk I've raised a big fat goose egg. I've not had time to really promote it like I did last year, but that's no excuse. Folks living with HIV/AIDS here in Indiana can't use my excuses, but they can use your help. So instead of getting me another CD or book, how about putting that cash where not only do I get the pleasure of a gift, but the money will actually be put to good use? If every visitor to the site today gave me 50 cents for each year I've been around, think of how much money we'd make for a good cause. $17.50 - less than a yuppie food stamp (the $20 bill) - can do a world of good.

Won't you sponsor me in the AIDS Walk? Don't do it for my birthday - do it to make life a tiny bit better for someone else. Pay it forward.

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Michael Crawford Michael Crawford | October 8, 2007 9:11 AM

Happy birthday Bil! I hope that you have a wonderful day and will continue to celebrate your "35th" birthday for many years to come.

Zach Adamson | October 8, 2007 1:32 PM

Watch it with the middle age comments Bil.. im a year and a half older than you.. :-)

Zach Adamson | October 8, 2007 1:33 PM

Happy B day by the way..

Thanks for the birthday wishes, everyone! And thanks for the donation!