I have become aware that being open and available to everyone and indeed anyone online, has at times been fraught with trepidation. And that's because my online contact has often ended up seeded with subtle digs and occasionally it contained overt damming offence. To be honest, it has also at times been rather unpleasant to deal with and quite frequently unsettling, and that's to say the least.
June 2016: After many years being off line an alternative was presented to me which I could live with. Another party will read, edit, and respond in my name after I have agreed to the content.
The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org