Category Archives: letter writing

Calling all Letter Writers!

Way back in June of 2011 I started a Circle Letter project with some of my first cousins in an effort to get reacquainted with them.  It’s been a rather hit and miss proposition.  I wrote my letter and sent it off … Continue reading

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Other Things Do Happen

I don’t mean for this blog to be just about mail and things related, but it sure seems to be lately.  Other things do happen around here, but just not many of them recently that I care to talk about.  So, until other blog … Continue reading

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Monday’s Mail

Here is what is going out today, Monday.  (My hand is hurting at the moment from all the writing and it doesn’t even look like that much in this little stack here.) First is an envelope that I decorated by hand … Continue reading

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A Little More Mail Headed Out

I did get a little mail too.  I recently joined the Letter Writers Alliance.  I got the welcome packet in the mail this week!  I love how they packaged it all up.  Canceled postage stamps and rubber stamped all over, … Continue reading

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Letters and Writing Utensils

I don’t remember if I told you or not, but I got a great typewriter and a beautiful fountain pen last Christmas!  I didn’t show them to you earlier because the desk where I write letters at home was buried under … Continue reading

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Coming and Going — In the Mail

This day is just flying by!  If I don’t hustle, I won’t get this posted and then I don’t know when it will happen. The weekend was wonderful, relaxing and fun.  On Saturday, I wrote a couple of letters and … Continue reading

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One More Mail Art Letter

There is so much to show when I get letters from some of these mail artists.  Pamela of CappuccinoAndArtJournal is just that type of mail artist!  Wow!  She goes all out each and every time.  I don’t always know how … Continue reading

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Really Cool Mail Art Letter

I love getting good old-fashioned mail — in the mailbox — brought to me by a human being.  I love it!  It doesn’t matter what kind it is, my heart skips a beat and I get a thrill right down … Continue reading

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Outgoing Mail — Week 1 of 52

In celebration of World Post Day, which was October 9th, I’m mailing out letters and cards today!  I could have dropped them in the mailbox on Sunday the 9th, but they wouldn’t have hit the road until today anyway, so today it … Continue reading

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Gratitude — a Day Late

This week has just gotten away from me.  I woke up this morning, realized it was Friday and that I hadn’t posted my Thursday Gratitude post.  It has just been a wild week here.  So, without further ado or excuses, … Continue reading

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