Ediimail brought up an interesting topic: can we still focus on one thing at a time? While I was replying to dear Martina’s intro letter I paid more attention on the whole proccess of writing. What I’m doing in so called “meantime”, when I’m writing a letter. Instead of doing one thing at the time… Read More How many things at a time?
A weekday evening lettersocial for a change – I’m going to start late afternoon or so. Follow me on twitter! For inspiration, I’m going to fill this up with ideas & examples & links … Isn’t this mail adorable? Painting on the envelopes! Look at Naomi‘s page. One could use the lettersocial tonight writing Valentines… Read More Snailmail inspiration – join lettersocial tonight!
Ah, again a backlog in letters to reply – I don’t want to rush writing my mail, but this is ridiculous: yesterday I wrote half of a letter (or even less) before I turned too tired to think in a foreign language. And I just KNOW that my handwriting gets worse then too, so I… Read More Enough time for letterwriting?
Life has become busy again for me, so I only write letters rarely. Since free time is little, I was going to look again for stationary to buy instead of decorating my own … but it is damns difficult nowaydays to find something in the shops! How ridiculous that even the many shops in a… Read More Magical Mail Question: Where to find stationary?
I’m going to take a break. From the blog. And from penpalling. I’ll see when I get in the mood again to write to my few dear penpals. Most new contacts have vanished into thin air. I’m disillusioned, honestly. People never heard again from after I send a long handwritten letter. I just browsed through… Read More Break
A newish pal of mine just told me she has yet to get used to penpalling since she is new to it & was wondering how to organise letterwriting. You know, I’m a longtime-forever 😉 penpal (I started when I was 8 – over 35 years of letterwriting by now! So I want to show… Read More How to organise letter writing
Ouch, not written here in a while – but let’s take this up again with a bit of early spring spirit! I just realized in a mail conversation on interpals that there are people who are more or less new to the concept of writing letters & having penpals. So, I’d like to open up… Read More Questions and Answers about Penpalling