A Flash Back To My College Years Of Writing Papers...

Jun 15, 2013 by

It is late at night on a Saturday evening and I am in my recliner working on articles for this blog.  I’ve been pouring through my files (files in the cloud these days) and I happened to come across one of my college papers.  The research paper that I wrote many years ago, was written mostly on paper instead of this 13″ little Mac that is sitting on my lap now.  Back then, I still wasn’t very confident on my very, very first Windows computer in 1996/1997 so most of my organization was many piles on the floor with a lot of hand notes.   After all, I don’t think I had ever used the internet but once in my college career.  Two of my friends got email and I thought they were SO COOL!  They didn’t have very many friends to email though because few of us had even thought of having our own dial up.   My research included going to the Med School Library at the University of Cincinnati.  I would look up articles on the fancy computer there and it would direct me to the periodical I needed so I could go and copy the article at the copy machine.  That itself cost me a small fortune as I had no less than three reams of paper when I was done.  I just had to be sure I knew what...