At Tue, 2 Jul 2002, Jo Eslick wrote:
>Hello to all our friends and visitors to bombobeach.com! With much
>thanks to our hard working webmaster Kanga aka Sally Gill from NSW
>Australia, we now have an even better chat room than before! Karla,
>Nancy, Kanga & I had the opportunity to give it a test run this morning
>and we are confident that EVERYONE will be able to gain access to the
>chat room. It is important to be patient, as it takes a little while
>for the java script room to load, but works using your existing
>nicknames and passwords.
>There are some additional features will appeal to the kids for their
>chat sessions on friday night/Saturday mornings and us bigger kids for
>the Wednesday night chat session this Wednesday from 8pm to 10pm US
>Eastern Standard Time. Later today a world Clock link will be added to
>the chat page, so that everyone can work out what time they need to log
>in to join the Wednesday night chats.....
>As I said to you in my email yesterday, I am applying for funding
>through the State Government of my country - Australia and I am asking
>for your help and support. I urge you to start using the NOTE PAD
>message board and leave your comments and impressions of the bombo site
>and perhaps talkk about how bombo has helped you deal with your
>adhesions and pain.
>To leave a message on note pad, simply click on the Note Pad link on the
>left menu bar. This will take you to the front page of Note Pad where
>there are a number of subject topics for you to choose from. When you
>find a topic that fits the comments or questions you wish to ask, click
>on the topic heading. This will then take you to the topic page. There
>you will find a number of subject titles, to read the messages, click on
>the subject title and it will open the thread of messages. If you wish
>to comment on this topic, scroll down to the last entry where you will
>find in the bottom right corner the word reply, click on that word and a
>message box will open. Type your message and scroll to the bottom of
>the box and click on preview. This will allow you to check how your
>message will look when you post it on the board. If you find any
>mistakes etc, go down to the message box at the bottom of the preview
>screen, and make your changes and then click preview refresh. Once you
>are satisfied with your message simply click on post.
>I hope this helps you to post messages on the board, once you become
>familiar with the way Note Pad messages are posted, you will find it
>easier to use and will be ready to experiment and try some of the other
>Don't forget that the chat room can only be accessed at this time via
>http://www.bombobeach.com and clicking on the Beach Club Chat link on the left
>menu bar. If you aren't a current member, I invite you to join our
>group.... then you will receive all the latest news on what's happening
>on the web site and in adhesions research etc.....
>I can't wait to meet you in the chat room soon!
>Love and gentle hugs,
>Founder Australian Adhesions Support Group
>NSW Australian Co-ordinator of
>International Adhesions Society
>I am not a medical person, and all my messages are based
>on personal experience. I am a fellow adhesions sufferer
>reaching out to help others.