For those of you, who read German, I have a special link tip on a special penfriendship today: Two girls from both German countries who wrote letters to each other: “Post aus der DDR” – Spiegel.
On Penpalling & Letters, there are a few good hints on letterwriting: Tips to write a first letter Apart from the usual tips to present yourself, there are also ideas like this: Perhaps you would like to advance some of your dreams, ideas, hopes, points of view, opinions or future expectations in your life. Sweet… Read More Tips for letterwriters
Easy penpals has some tips for letterwriting: You don’t have to be an English major to write successful letters to your pen pal. Write from your heart and use your creativity. Here are a few suggestions for writing snail mail … More here: http://www.easypenpals.net/2009/06/letter-writing-tips/
This is how the first letter I received started: I was 8 and a girl from my class had moved so didn’t go to my school any more. The letters lasted for about half a year or a little longer. Do you remember your first letters?
Letter Writing is a Dialogue,Not a Monologue… says Laura on http://www.friendship-by-mail.com/Letter-Is-A-Dialogue.html. And more than once, I have realized how letters are hard to write when there is only monologue. With my best penpals, I have shared discussions that may even lead across several letters both ways. I have learnt a lot of things on daily… Read More Letter Writing is a Dialogue