From the editor: In January we invited readers to submit their own
versions of "Where Did I Go Wrong" in the second Mike Obenski
Writing Contest. More than 200 entries poured in and among them Mike Obenski
found four worthy of appearing with "the master." This month,
Dr. Mark Peter's entry, "The Terminator," garners second prize.
Next month the third prize winner will appear; in September, the honorable
From the editor: They kept coming and coming and coming. Every day during
January and February I would get an exasperated look from the mailroom guy as
he brought in my mail. Some days he had to carry it with both hands. Most days
it wouldn't fit in my in-box so he dumped it on my table.
I used to have a handle on life, but it broke. At least that's what my friend, Arnie, says.
If your practice suffered greatly from the February doldrums and you had nothing better to do with your time than to read my column, then you may recall what he said about me last month.