Category Archives: writing

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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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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52 Weeks of Mail

Now, this is right up my alley!  I was reading the Letter Writers Alliance blog when I saw this mention of “52 Weeks of Mail” it’s a project on facebook by the Etsy Greetings Team which is being kicked off on World … Continue reading

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In the Mail

I’m behind on showing you what I’ve gotten in the mail since coming here to Oklahoma.  It’s difficult to get some time to myself to post on the blog since my arrival here.  So many things to do during the … Continue reading

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The New Sunday Fun Times

Yesterday was the day that my granddaughters do most of their weekly chores.  After several weeks of being here with them during the chores, I decided to leave the house on this particular day of the week in an attempt … Continue reading

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Traveling Letter Writing

One of the things I want to be able to do this weekend, when I make my escape from the house for a while, is write letters.  I’m hoping to spend some peaceful, quiet time at a restaurant, park or … Continue reading

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For the Love of Mail and Letters

If you’ve been reading me a while, you know that I have varied interests.  I add new ones all the time, never really leaving the old behind, but possibly setting them aside for a while.  I have now come back … Continue reading

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My First Goulet Pen Company Order

As I told you a couple of days ago, I joined the Goulet Pen Company ink drop pretty late at night on 8/31 and I placed my first order with them at the same time.  Today, I got both the ink … Continue reading

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Old Stamps and things I forgot

First:  I forgot to mention in my inky post that it was this post on the Missive Maven blog that inspired me to make my first purchase from the Goulet Pen Company.  I got ink that the Maven mentioned.  I got … Continue reading

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Inky Trouble Brewing on my Horizon!

I tell you, when I get it, I get it bad!  Right now, I have it bad for all things inky and fountain pen like.  I placed my first order with the Goulet Pen Company last night, which wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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